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a book by Nelson Mandela, entitled Long Walk to Freedom
I’m reading a book about American history.
As well as being produced annually in hardback, the book is also published electronically.
It’s so convenient to find a book online and download it.
Visitors to the building must sign the book.
I wrote his phone number in my address book.
You can buy stamps in books of ten.
Alfred’s job was to do the books at the end of each month.
He always tried to do everything by the book.
I’m trying to get back in her good books.
He’s the greatest athlete of all time, in my book.
I know what you’re thinking – I can read you like a book.
This is the American English definition of book. View British English definition of book.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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