set book/text

noun

British
: a book that students must read
The book is now a set book/text in schools.

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“Set book/text.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/set%20book%2Ftext. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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