Australia's National Dictionary, this fourth edition belongs to the proud pedigree of the Macquarie Dictionary, widely recognised as Australia's national dictionary.
The highly successful Macquarie Pocket Dictionary draws on the same research and computer database to create the most authoritative, up-to-date and definitive record of Australian English currently available in a pocket format.
Written in a clear and accessible format for a home, school and office audience, the Pocket contains:
More than 80,000 entries
Over 3,000 new entries including headwords such as carbon footprint, ecowarrior, food mile and bushcare
6,000 encyclopedic entries including 1,000 new entries such as Earth Hour and Fair Work Australia
Extensive coverage of specialist categories, useful etymologies and illustrative phrases
An easy-to-follow pronunciation system
Appendices on grammar, punctuation, measurement and other useful reference lists
Booktopia uses the best quality packing material to protect items for the journey from our Sydney Distribution Centre to our customers, with the intention that they arrive in the same condition they left our Distribution Centre.
Your order will ship within 2 business days
Booktopia uses Australia Post for deliveries throughout Australia. Australia Post will leave the parcel unattended only if it's safe to do so, and take a photo as Proof of Delivery. Please note higher value deliveries may require a signature on receipt.
If there is no-one at home to provide a signature, the delivery person will leave a notification card and you may also receive an email letting you know where your parcel is.