e–book

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noun \ˈē-ˌbu̇k\

Definition of e–book

  1. :  a book composed in or converted to digital format for display on a computer screen or handheld device

1988

First Known Use of e–book

1988


E–BOOK Defined for English Language Learners

e–book

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noun \ˈē-ˌbu̇k\

Definition of e–book for English Language Learners

  • : a book that is read on a computer or other electronic device


E–BOOK Defined for Kids

e–book

noun \ˈē-ˌbu̇k\

Definition of e–book for Students

  1. :  a book that is read on a computer, e-reader, or other electronic device


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