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Definition of Oxford University Press from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Oxford University Press

 
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a large publishing company that is part of Oxford University and has been publishing books since the late 17th century. It is an important publisher of academic and school books, as well as famous dictionaries such as the Oxford English Dictionary and the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary, and reference books such as the Oxford Companion to English Literature. OUP has offices in Oxford and New York, and in many countries around the world.