Random House Spanish-English/English-Spanish Dictionary

By Margaret H. Raventos (Editor); Random House; David L. Gold (Revised by)
(Ballantine Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780345405470, 912pp.)

Publication Date: June 30, 1996

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RANDOM HOUSE
SPANISH-ENGLISH
ENGLISH-SPANISH
DICTIONARY
RELIABLE, DETAILED, AND UP-TO-DATE
* More than 60,000 entries * Two sections, Spanish-English and English-Spanish * All entries, from A to Z, in a single alphabetical listing * The most current spellings and the latest alphabetization rules of the Spanish language academies * Hundreds of new words, including código (zip code), SIDA (AIDS), balterofilia (weightlifting), telefundir (to telecast), and aerobismo (aerobics) * Includes geographical names and their derivatives * Covers Western Hemisphere usage * American English spelling and vocabulary
The Random House imprint has long stood for excellence in the reference field. Random House reference books--prepared by its permanent lexicographic staff with the assistance of many hundreds of scholars, educators, and specialists--have been widely acclaimed for their outstanding quality and usefulness.




About the Author
Raventos is a Special Lecturer in Spanish.



Kathleen O'Connor is Associate Professor of Spanish at Houghton College in Houghton, NY.

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