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NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Oxford University Press will publish the Historical Thesaurus of the OED (HTOED) this week. The HTOED boasts two claims to fame -- it's the world's largest thesaurus and it's the first of its kind in any language.
New historical evidence suggests the telescope may have been invented in Spain, not the Netherlands or Italy as scientists once thought.
- The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.