ABC Chinese-English Comprehensive Dictionary

ABC Chinese-English Comprehensive Dictionary

Alphabetically Based Computerized

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This dictionary is an expansion of the ground breaking ABC Chinese-English Dictionary, the first strictly alphabetically ordered and Pinyin computerized dictionary. It contains over 196,000 entries, compared to the 71,486 entries of the earlier work, making it the most comprehensive one-volume dictionary of Chinese. The single-sort alphabetic order of the entries provides by far the simplest and fastest way to look up a term whose pronunciation is known. Radical charts help locate characters when the pronunciation of a term is not known and facilitate access to traditional, simplified, and variant forms of characters.
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, 2003.
ISBN: 9780824827663
Branch Call Number: R 495.1321 ABC CHIN
Characteristics: xxiv, 1439 pages ; 26 cm.
Additional Contributors: DeFrancis, John 1911-2009.


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