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textbook

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noun text·book \ˈteks(t)-ˌbu̇k\

Simple Definition of textbook

  • : a book about a particular subject that is used in the study of that subject especially in a school

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of textbook

  1. :  a book used in the study of a subject: asa :  one containing a presentation of the principles of a subjectb :  a literary work relevant to the study of a subject

Examples of textbook in a sentence

  1. <one shelf in my bookcase is crammed full of my old college textbooks>



1779

First Known Use of textbook

1779


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textbook

adjective text·book

Simple Definition of textbook

  • : very typical

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of textbook

  1. :  of, suggesting, or suitable to a textbook; especially :  classic <a textbook example of bureaucratic waste>

Examples of textbook in a sentence

  1. <a textbook example of a film that captures the feel of the novel on which it is based>



1905

First Known Use of textbook

1905



TEXTBOOK Defined for Kids

textbook

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noun text·book \ˈtekst-ˌbu̇k\

Definition of textbook for Students

  1. :  a book used in the study of a subject





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