field guide

noun
Updated on: 22 Nov 2017

Definition of field guide

: an illustrated manual for identifying natural objects, flora, or fauna in nature

Examples of field guide in a Sentence

  1. a field guide to the birds

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First Known Use of field guide

1877


FIELD GUIDE Defined for English Language Learners

field guide

noun

Definition of field guide for English Language Learners

  • : a book that helps you to identify birds, plants, animals, rocks, etc.


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