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guide word

noun

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either one of the words that are at the top of a page in a dictionary or similar book and that show the first and last words on the page
  • It is easiest to use the guide words to find the page for the word you are looking up.

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The first known use of guide word was circa 1928

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“Guide word.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/guide%20word. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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