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Edited by Jeremy Butterfield

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

Fourth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199661350
Published online January 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191744532

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The central uses of this word (first recorded in the late 16c.), i.e. relating to education and scholarship, remain firm,

Reference Entry.  77 words. 

Subjects: Language Reference

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