Last updated on: 2/4/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Merriam-Webster Online Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should Euthanasia or Physician-Assisted Suicide Be Legal?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Mar. 14, 2006

Description:

“The Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary is based on the print version of Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, Tenth Edition. The online dictionary includes the main A-Z listing of the Collegiate Dictionary, as well as the Abbreviations, Foreign Words and Phrases, Biographical Names, and Geographical Names sections of that book. It also includes 1,000 illustrations and 25 tables. Selected sections of the print Collegiate Dictionary, notably the Signs and Symbols section, are omitted from the online Collegiate Dictionary because they include special characters and symbols that cannot readily be reproduced in HTML.”

www.m-w.com (accessed Mar. 14, 2006)

Mission:

“To create reference products that meet rigorous standards of quality and reliability for both print and electronic formats.”

www.m-w.com (accessed Mar. 14, 2006)

Other:
None found
Quoted in:
  1. What Is Euthanasia?
  2. What Is Physician-Assisted Suicide?
  3. What Is the Medical Definition of Death?