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Sociology Resources: Dictionaries


Not sure what a word or concept means in that scholarly journal article you just read for class?  A subject-specific dictionary can provide you with a definition that is more relevant to your studies than Merriam-Webster can!  Use one of our online dictionaries anytime, or check out one of our print copies if you prefer a ready-reference book sitting on your desk.

Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus

The Oxford name is the standard for high quality word definitions.

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