Specialist English dictionaries and companion workbooks to develop vocabulary

The analysis of occupational varieties of English is discussed on the previous page.

Dictionary of Accounting [ 2016 ]

3,800 entries including financial accounting, financial reporting, management accounting, taxation, auditing, corporate finance, and accounting bodies and institutions.

Dictionary of Agriculture [ 2008 ]

Over 7,000 entries. Subjects covered include cultivation, machinery, livestock, crops, pesticides and herbicides, fertilizers, organic farming and veterinary science, as well as sales and commodities markets.

Dictionary of Astronomy [ 2012 ]

Dictionary of Banking and Finance [ 2014 ]

Over 5,200 entries including money markets, private investments and borrowing, central banking, foreign exchanges, monetary policy, and public and government finance.

Dictionary of Business and Management [ 2016 ]

Over 7,100 entries covering all areas of business and management, including marketing, organizational behaviour, business strategy, law, and taxation.

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church [ 2013]

6,000 entries. Covers the Eastern Churches, issues on moral theology, and developments stemming from the Second Vatican Council. It includes Black Churches, Christian attitudes to Jews, Feminist Theology, Holiness Movement, Liberation Theology, and ordination of women; full coverage of theology, patristic scholarship, churches and denominations, the church calendar and organization, and the Bible; and entries on theologians, philosophers, painters, musicians, and writers of religious works.

Dictionary of Classical Mythology [ 1992 ]

Captures the essence of Greek and Roman mythology. Useful for decoding classical allusions.

Dictionary of Computer Science [2016 ]

Over 6,500 entries.

A Dictionary of Economics [ 2012 ]

Over 3,400 terms including economic theory, applied microeconomics and macroeconomics, labour economics, public economics and public finance, monetary economics, and environmental economics.

The Facts on File Dictionary of Ecology and the Environment [ 2004 ]

The Cambridge Illustrated Dictionary of Natural History [ 1990]

10,000 entries on plants, animals, micro-organisms and fossils.

Longman Dictionary of Environmental Science [ May 1998 ]

12,700 entries.

Oxford Dictionary of Geography [ 2015]

Dictionary of Human Resource Management [ 2008]

Over 1,400 entries.

Oxford Dictionary of Law [ 2015 ]

Over 4,700 entries that clearly define the major terms, concepts, processes, and the organization of the English legal system.

A Dictionary of Marketing [ 2016 ]

Over 2,500 terms entries.

Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions [ 2012 ]

Campaign Dictionary of Military Terms [ 2004 ]

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics [ 2017 ]

Over 1,700 entries on all aspects of politics.

The Guardian Dictionary of Printing and Publishing [ 2006 ]

Over 8,000 terms

A Dictionary of Psychology [ 2015 ]

Over 11,000 definitions.

A Dictionary of Science [ 2010 ]

9,200 entries

Dictionary of Shakespeare [ 2005 ]

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