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Dictionaries & Thesauri of Anthropology


Anthropology Thesauri

A thesaurus is a reference work that groups words according to similarity of meaning (synonyms and antonyms) as well as broader, narrower, and related terms. A thesaurus is useful when you are defining your topic, or locating relevant sources using a search strategy. Search the Library Catalogue for a Thesauri relating to a particular field. Three are highlighted below. 

Oxford Paperback Thesaurus This up-to-date, general-purpose thesaurus offers over 300,000 synonyms and antonyms. Included in the Oxford Reference Premium Collection

Art & Architecture Thesaurus® Online

The AAT is an evolving vocabulary, growing and changing thanks to contributions from Getty projects and other institutions. 

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