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phrase book

n.
A book of foreign language expressions and their translations.

phrase book

n
a book containing frequently used expressions and their equivalents in a foreign language, esp for the use of tourists

phrase′ book`


n.
a small book containing everyday phrases and sentences and their equivalents in a foreign language.
[1585–95]
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Noun1.phrase book - a book containing common expressions in a foreign language along with their translationsphrase book - a book containing common expressions in a foreign language along with their translations
book - a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together); "I am reading a good book on economics"
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There will also be a little phrase book with the most important phrases in German," added Ehrenbrandtner.
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