The new world of words, or, Universal English dictionary : Containing an account of the original or proper sense, and various significations of all hard words derived from other languages ... as now made use of in our English tongue. Together with a brief and plain explication of all terms relating to any of the arts and sciences, either liberal or mechanical ... To which is added, the interpretation of proper names of men and women that derive their original from the above mention'd ancient and modern tongues, with those of writs and processes at law : also the Greek and Latin names of divers sorts of animals, plants, metals, minerals, &c. ... / Compiled by Edward Phillips

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