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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Text-book  \Text"-book`\,  n. 
  1.  A  book  with  wide  spaces  between  the  lines,  to  give  room 
  for  notes. 
 
  2.  A  volume,  as  of  some  classical  author,  on  which  a  teacher 
  lectures  or  comments;  hence  any  manual  of  instruction;  a 
  schoolbook. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  textbook 
  adj  :  according  to  or  characteristic  of  a  casebook  or  textbook; 
  typical;  "a  casebook  schizophrenic";  "a  textbook 
  example"  [syn:  {casebook}] 
  n  :  a  book  prepared  for  use  in  schools  or  colleges;  "his 
  economics  textbook  is  in  its  tenth  edition"  [syn:  {text}, 
  {text  edition},  {schoolbook},  {school  text}]  [ant:  {trade 
  book}] 




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