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News for December, 2010

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December 27, 2010

The political buzzwords of 2010

The OED's Jesse Sheidlower talks to Marketplace about the origin of political terms.

December 20, 2010

Words of the year

The New Oxford American Dictionary recently declared 'refudiate' its Word of the Year. But what other new buzzwords have emerged this year?

December 18, 2010

Come dancing with the OED

Strictly OED ...

December 16, 2010

Michael Samuels obituary

Co-writer of the HTOED dies at 90.

December 14, 2010

Kiwis cop it sweet

Pavlova created in New Zealand not Australia, OED rules

December 13, 2010

Will English come to a full stop?

When will English come to a full stop?

December 11, 2010

X factor - decision time!

Who first had the X factor, and what was it?

December 9, 2010

The Information Palace

James Gleick on the revision of information in the OED

December 8, 2010

Not lost in translation?

Not lost in translation: dictionary traces English words' Irish roots

December 7, 2010

Nobel laureates

Nobel: laureates and eponyms

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