Webster's New World College Dictionary, Hardcover, Fifth Edition, 1728 Pages The official dictionary of The Associated Press Stylebook, a dominant force in the school market, and a favorite of newsrooms and copy editors nationwide, its user-friendly qualities and standard for clarity have distinguished it as the trusted name for over fifty years. A clear and accessible defining style, compelling feature notes, full-page tables and charts, hundreds of drawings that complement the definitions, and authoritative guidance on usage and style points make this the perfect dictionary for use at school, the office, and at home. Completely revised and updated, it features more than 160,000 entries with 5,000 new words and senses, over 600 illustrations, and 25 charts and tables. It also includes extensive coverage of 12,000 Americanisms (words, phrases, and senses coined by an American or first used in the United States). Hardcover, thumb-indexed. Reference Book Type: Dictionary; Subjects: Reading; Vocabulary; Language Arts; Age Recommendation: Ages 14 and Up; Language(s): English.