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tomes

noun
plural of tome

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a set of printed sheets of paper bound together between covers and forming a work of fiction or nonfiction
  • picked up a thick tome on the Roman Empire at a used book store

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“Tomes.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tomes. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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