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book·mo·bile

 (bo͝ok′mō-bēl′)
n.
A truck, trailer, or van equipped to serve as a mobile lending library.

bookmobile

(ˈbʊkməˌbiːl)
n
(Library Science & Bibliography) US and Canadian a vehicle providing lending library facilities. Also called (in Britain and certain other countries): mobile library

book•mo•bile

(ˈbʊk məˌbil, -moʊ-)

n.
a motor vehicle designed to carry books and serve as a traveling library.
[1935–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bookmobile - a van with shelves of booksbookmobile - a van with shelves of books; serves as a mobile library or bookstore
van - a truck with an enclosed cargo space
Translations

bookmobile

[ˈbʊkməʊˌbiːl] N (US) → biblioteca f ambulante, bibliobús m (Sp)

bookmobile

[ˈbʊkməˌbiːl] n (Am) → biblioteca ambulante
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Every single place they went to is real except the Bookmobile (the Bookmobile is a bunch of different trailers filled with books from different genres).
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Se presenta el proyecto denominado Digital Bookmobile el cual no transporta libros de papel sino libros digitales.
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