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book (n):
physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
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he used a large book as a doorstop
book (n):
a number of sheets (ticket or stamps etc.) bound together on one edge
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he bought a book of stamps
book (n):
a major division of a long written composition
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the book of Isaiah
book (n):
a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
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I am reading a good book on economics
book (n):
the sacred writings of the Christian religions
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he went to carry the Word to the heathen
Related Words: biblescripture
book (n):
the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina
Related Word: koran
book (n):
a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone
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Al Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'.
his name is in all the record books
book (n):
a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
Related Words: script
book (n):
a collection of rules or prescribed standards on the basis of which decisions are made
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they run things by the book around here
book (n):
a collection of playing cards satisfying the rules of a card game
book (n):
a record in which commercial accounts are recorded
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they got a subpoena to examine our books
book (v):
engage for a performance
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Her agent had booked her for several concerts in Tokyo
book (v):
record a charge in a police register
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The policeman booked her when she tried to solicit a man
book (v):
arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance
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reserve me a seat on a flight.
The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family.
please hold a table at Maxim's

Related Words: reserve
book (v):
register in a hotel booker
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That's one small step for a man, a giant leap for mankind

insan için küçük, insanlık için büyük bir adım
Neil Armstrong's words on first setting foot on the moon, in 1969. A strong contender as the most famous line ever to have been uttered.


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