e-book

noun \ ˈē-ˌbu̇k \

Definition of e-book

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

First Known Use of e-book

1988

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E-BOOK Defined for English Language Learners

e-book

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

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

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