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The American heritage science dictionary.

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Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesScience dictionary
    GenreDictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ123 .A5178 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 695 p. :
    Number of Pages695
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22570064M
    ISBN 109780618882748
    LC Control Number2008276195

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