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blank book

blank book  

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A book, usually with a hard cover, whose pages may be lined or bordered, but in which printed text is limited at most to page numbers and headings. The term ...
exercise book

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A Dictionary of English Manuscript Terminology 1450–2000

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2011
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Literature, History
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An exercise book is a book or booklet of blank pages, often ruled or lined, designed usually for school or

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The Oxford Companion to the Book

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2010
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History, Social sciences
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198 words

Throughout the 19th century, into the 1890s, the main sense of the term ‘exercise book’ was

notebook

notebook  

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A notebook is a book used, or intended to be used, for writing informal jottings or memoranda of some kind, or else for more formal entries, when, for instance, it ...
shorthand book

shorthand book  

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An illustrated technical manual for teaching a shorthand system. The earliest were published in Britain in the late 16th century, notably Timothy Bright’s Characterie: An Arte of Shorte, Swifte, and ...

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