Definition of O.e.d.
1. Noun. An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles.
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Literary usage of O.e.d.
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1. Class-book of Botany: Being Outlines of the Structure, Physiology and by Alphonso Wood (1861)
"OED. 61 a Stamens 6 or 12, symmetrical with the 6 ovary-cells. ... OED. 131 f Flowers in a long naked spike. Stamens 6 or 7. ..."
2. Sophocles: with English notes by Sophocles, Fredericus H. M. Blaydes, Frederick Apthorp Paley (1859)
"The variants in Aj. and Oed. are given by Erf. Agrees mostly with D ... Contains Aj. El. Oed. Used by Burton and occasionally by Elmsley (in Oed. ..."