The American Heritage Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition

by Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries

The American Heritage® Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition, is the ideal resource for students in grades 7 and up (ages 12 and up) to use for homework, school projects, or just browsing. This brand-new edition has been completely revised and updated. With over 4,500 A-Z entries, 450 full-color photographs and drawings, over 150 fascinating feature notes, and full-page tables and charts, it is the most current and comprehensive student science dictionary available.

  • Format: Hardcover
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780547857312
  • ISBN-10: 0547857314
  • Pages: 384
  • Publication Date: 07/08/2014
  • Carton Quantity: 10
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  • About the Book
    The American Heritage® Student Science Dictionary, Second Edition, for students in grades 7 and up (ages 12 and up), provides comprehensive coverage of all the sciences. The dictionary includes more than 4,500 entry words in A–Z format, 450 full-color photographs and drawings, and over 150 in-depth notes. Definitions are written in easy-to-understand language. Additional features include full-page treatment of complex topics such as photosynthesis, and several tables and charts, including the periodic table and a chart of geologic time.

    More than 250 new entries and senses have been added to this brand-new edition, including cloud computing, genetically modified organism, and the recently named elements flerovium and livermorium.

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