The word “new” was dropped from the title with the Second Edition oxford dictionary online pdf 2003. It is a completely new dictionary which strives to represent as faithfully as possible the current usage of English words.
The Revised Second Edition contains 355,000 words, phrases, and definitions, including biographical references and thousands of encyclopaedic entries. It is currently the largest single-volume English-language dictionary published by Oxford University Press. The dictionary “views the language from the perspective that English is a world language”. A more unusual decision was to omit pronunciations of common, everyday words, contrary to the practice of most large dictionaries.
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