A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering (Oxford Quick Reference)

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A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering is one of the latest additions to the market leading Oxford Paperback Reference series. In over 8,500 clear and concise alphabetical entries, and with many helpful line drawings, it provides definitions and explanations for mechanical engineering terms in the core areas of design, stress analysis, dynamics and vibrations, thermodynamics, and fluid mechanics.

Topics covered include heat transfer, combustion, control, lubrication, robotics, instrumentation, and measurement. Where relevant, the dictionary also touches on related subject areas such as acoustics, bioengineering, chemical engineering, civil engineering, aeronautical engineering, environmental engineering, and materials science.

To expand its coverage, the dictionary also lists useful entry-level web links which are regularly updated on a dedicated companion website of the dictionary. Extensively cross-referenced, this excellent new volume is the most comprehensive and authoritative dictionary of its kind. It is an essential reference for students of mechanical engineering and for anyone with an interest in the subject.

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Dictionary of Computer and Internet Terms (Barron’s Business Dictionaries)

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This updated edition includes the most recent terms relating to constantly expanding computer and internet technology.

More than 3,200 terms and definitions deal with:

  • Practical guidance for business software users
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  • Computer programming, with examples in several computer languages
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Previous editions of this user-friendly book have proved especially helpful to readers who feel intimidated by computer technicians’ jargon. The authors clarify technical terminology while keeping to the highest standards of accuracy. One grateful reader called this book the “Rosetta Stone” for deciphering computer terms. Features many line illustrations and tables.

Technology Basics Dictionary: Tech and computers simplified


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The Technology Basics Dictionary: Tech and Computers Simplified is a dictionary for anyone. Whether you’re completely inexperienced with tech or you’re an experienced technology expert, this dictionary defines complex terms in an easy-to-understand fashion. It was created by Jack Stanley and Erik Gross, the Co-Founders of The Tech Academy. If you want to easily define words you hear everyday, this is the dictionary for you! Purchase your copy today!