book token

noun

Definition of book token

British

  1. :  a card that can be used instead of money to pay for books :  a gift certificate for buying books

Word by Word Definitions

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

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

    :  a long written or printed literary composition

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

    :  shown by ledgers

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

    :  to schedule engagements for

    :  to set aside time for

tokenplay
  1. :  an outward sign or expression

    :  symbol, emblem

    :  an instance of a linguistic expression

  1. :  done or given as a token especially in partial fulfillment of an obligation or engagement

    :  representing no more than a symbolic effort :  minimal, perfunctory

    :  serving or intended to show absence of discrimination


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