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This year sees the 90th anniversary of the publication of the completed First Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary. Find out more about our birthday celebrations >
Free schools access
To celebrate, we are pleased to offer free access to the OED for any UK state schools and US and Canadian public K-12 schools who are not current subscribers for the duration of the 2018/19 academic year. Find out more here >
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- What's new: More than 1,400 new words, senses, and subentries have been added to the Oxford English Dictionary in our latest update, including Kubrickian, not in Kansas anymore, and cinephile. Find out more >
- New article: This update sees several words from the film industry, and elsewhere, being added to the OED. Read more >
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