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English Mandarin Chinese Dictionary - cover

English Mandarin Chinese Dictionary

Joseph D. Lesser

Publisher: Joseph D. Lesser

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This practical dictionary of the Mandarin Chinese language contains over 43,000 entries in a concise, easy-to-use format. The direction of the translation is from English to Mandarin Chinese. It offers a broad vocabulary from all areas as well as numerous idioms for holidays or for use as a classic reference work.

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