The New Zealand Oxford Mini Dictionary 2006


This compact but extensive dictionary contains more than 22,000 headwords which include specifically-labelled and distinctive New Zealand English terms, such as hiwihiwi, hokey-pokey, hoki, holding dog, and homebake, along with many Australasian vocabulary items. Useful appendices include lists of terms for word games, rules of English spelling and punctuation, and countries of the world, with their related adjectives. Usage notes are provided for spelling, style, and easily confused terms.