Definition of textbook noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈtekstbʊk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtekstbʊk//
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(North American English also text) a book that teaches a particular subject and that is used especially in schools and colleges a school/medical/history, etc. textbook See related entries: School lifeExtra examples Do you have the standard textbook on the subject? I would not recommend it as a classroom textbook. a school/​medical/​history textbook
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