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field guide

n.
An illustrated book that provides descriptions to aid in identifying commonly encountered organisms or objects, such as species of wild birds or types of rock.

field′ guide`


n.
a portable illustrated book to help identify birds, plants, rocks, etc., as on a nature walk.
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Noun1.field guide - a guidebook describing natural objects of some type that might be encountered in the field; "a field guide to mushrooms"
guidebook, guide - something that offers basic information or instruction
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