rental library

noun

Definition of rental library

: a commercially operated library (as in a store) that lends books at a fixed charge per book per day

called also lending library

First Known Use of rental library

1923, in the meaning defined above

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“Rental library.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rental%20library. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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