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-watch

Edited by Robert Allen

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

Second edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199232581
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191727078
-watch

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The noun watch, meaning ‘a state of alert’, first produced a suffix (or combining form) in the 1950s, and

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