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An Exit Interview With The Man Who Transformed The Oxford English Dictionary
"John Simpson began working at OED in 1976. The young index-card-shuffling assistant" became the man who led the transformation of the dictionary from a mammoth set of heavy printed volumes to "a vast, searchable database that tells the story of human history through a constantly expanding survey of the words we use." Time 04/23/13
Posted April 24, 2013 12:50 AM

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