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A lexicon, vocabulary, or dictionary.
1. (Journalism & Publishing) a book containing words, usually with their meanings
2. (Classical Music) a libretto for an opera
a book of words, usu. with definitions, explanations, etc.; a dictionary.
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|Noun||1.||wordbook - a reference book containing words (usually with their meanings)|
book of facts, reference book, reference work, reference - a book to which you can refer for authoritative facts; "he contributed articles to the basic reference work on that topic"
dictionary, lexicon - a reference book containing an alphabetical list of words with information about them
onomasticon - a list of proper nouns naming persons or places
vocabulary - a listing of the words used in some enterprise
glossary, gloss - an alphabetical list of technical terms in some specialized field of knowledge; usually published as an appendix to a text on that field