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match·book

 (măch′bo͝ok′)
n.
A small cardboard folder containing safety matches and having a striking surface along the bottom.
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matchbook

(ˈmætʃbʊk)
n
a cardboard packet containing matches
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match•book

(ˈmætʃˌbʊk)

n.
a small folder into which matches are stapled or glued.
[1810–15]
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Noun1.matchbook - a small folder of paper safety matchesmatchbook - a small folder of paper safety matches
folder - covering that is folded over to protect the contents
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Muhaarar's Nephew struck gold at Beverley on his most recent start and can follow up in the Matchbook Betting Exchange Novice Stakes at Kempton.
REGAL REALITY showed his class to give trainer Sir Michael Stoute a 10th victory in the Matchbook Brigadier Gerard Stakes at Sandown yesterday.
Aloe Vera 4.20 Goodwood 1pt win Mekong 7.05 Sandown 1pt win Matterhorn 7.35 Sandown 2pts win Sangarius 8.10 Sandown 1pt win Azzeccagarbugli 8.40 Sandown 1pt each-way SIR MICHAEL STOUTE has such a good record in the Matchbook Brigadier Gerard Stakes (7.35) at Sandown that it would be folly to dismiss anything he runs, but I'd much rather back a couple of his contenders for the shoulder races rather than doubtful stayer Regal Reality in the main event.
REGAL REALITY can take a step up in trip in his stride when he contests the Matchbook Brigadier Gerard Stakes at Sandown.
THERE are very few high quality evening meetings in British horseracing, but today's Matchbook London's Night At The Races at Sandown Park is the obvious exception.
Shishkin (4-6 favourite) looks another smart recruit for them after the Nicky Henderson-trained five-year-old ran away with the Matchbook Best Value Exchange Maiden Open National Hunt Flat by eight lengths in the hands of Nico de Boinville.
Shishkin (4-6 favourite) looks another smart recruit for them after the Nicky Henderson-trained fiveyear-old ran away with the Matchbook Best Value Exchange Maiden Open National Hunt Flat by eight lengths in the hands of Nico de Boinville.
IAnd while all thoughts are naturally focusing on Prestbury Park the progressive Monsieur Lecoq can get a pre-Festival boost with victory in the Matchbook Imperial Cup Handicap Hurdle (2.25pm) at Sandown this afternoon.
DREAM DU GRAND VAL can take full advantage of his light weight in the Matchbook Imperial Cup Handicap Hurdle at Sandown.
MATTERHORN (4.55) towers over the opposition in the opening Matchbook Handicap.
MATTERHORN can continue his outstanding winter by winning for the fifth time in succession and conquering new ground in Kempton's Move Over To Matchbook Handicap.
"After 11 years it was time for a label refresh," said John Giguiere, co-owner of Matchbook Wine Company in Zamora, Calif.