book learning

Definition of book learning

:knowledge gained from reading books

Word by Word Definitions

book play
  1. : a set of written sheets of skin or paper or tablets of wood or ivory

  2. : a set of written, printed, or blank sheets bound together between a front and back cover

  3. : a long written or printed literary composition

  1. : derived from books (see 1book 1) and not from practical experience

  2. : shown by ledgers

  1. : to register (something, such as a name) for some future activity or condition (as to engage transportation or reserve lodgings)

  2. : to schedule engagements for

  3. : to set aside time for

learning play
  1. : the act or experience of one that learns

  2. : knowledge or skill acquired by instruction or study

  3. : modification of a behavioral tendency by experience (such as exposure to conditioning)


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