For more than a quarter of a century, this amazingly comprehensive dictionary has been a standard international reference. Containing more than 120,000 terms and definitions--from 100 areas of science and technology--this trusted resource provides definitions written in clear, simple language, understandable to the general reader, yet is consistent with the specialized use of the term. Invaluable to scientists, researchers, teachers, students, as well as interested lay persons. vocabularies of 100 different scientific and engineering fields. Handy and readable.
Derived from the world-renowned McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, Sixth Edition, this vital reference offers a wealth of essential information in a portable, convenient, quick-find format.
Whether you’re a professional, a student, a writer, or a general reader with an interest in science, there is no better or more authoritative way to stay up-to-speed with the current language of the various branches of engineering or gain an understanding of their key ideas and concepts. This is an indispensable tool for the broader public, rather than simply remaining in the province of the specialist. Covering approximately 100 technical fields, this new dictionary will be a valuable addition to any bookshelf. It defines the working vocabulary of the sciences in language that general readers can read and enjoy because each entry is written in an easy-to-understand style.
Written in clear, simple language understandable to the general reader, yet in-depth enough for scientists, educators, and advanced students, this vital reference offers a wealth of essential information in a portable, convenient, quick-find format. Whether you’re a professional, a student, a writer, or a general reader with an interest in science, there is no better or more authoritative way to stay up-to-speed with the current language of the various branches of engineering or gain an understanding of their key ideas and concepts.
It’s the most complete set of scientific and technical dictionaries available for the student, researcher, and layperson!
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- Amazingly comprehensive
- A standard international reference
- Trusted resource for over a quarter century.
- Clear, simple language, very readable.
- Authoritative: Derived from the world-renowned McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms.
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- A wealth of essential information.
- Convenient, quick to read format.
- An indispensable tool containing more than 120,000 terms and definitions--from 100 areas of science and technology
- A must for scientific or technical libraries.
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Definitions written in clear, simple language, understandable to the general reader, yet consistent with specialized usage!
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