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The bas 조루개선 ic sources of this work are Weekley's "An Etymological Dictionary of Modern English," Klein's 조루개선 A Comprehensive Etymo 조루개선 l 조루개선 ogical Dictionary of the English Language," "Oxford English Dictionary" (second edition), "Barnhart 조루개선 Dictionary of Etymology," Holthausen's "Etymologisches Wörterbuch der Englischen Sprach 조루개선 e," and Kipfer and Chapman's "Dictionary of Ameri 조루개선 can Slang." A full list of pri 조루개선 nt sources used in this compilation c 조루개선 an be found here.
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