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school·book

 (sko͞ol′bo͝ok′)
n.
A textbook or other book for use in school.

schoolbook

(ˈskuːlˌbʊk)
n
(Education) a textbook giving information on a particular subject, used in school

school•book

(ˈskulˌbʊk)

n.
a book for study in schools.
[1735–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schoolbook - a book prepared for use in schools or collegesschoolbook - a book prepared for use in schools or colleges; "his economics textbook is in its tenth edition"; "the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy"
book - a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together); "I am reading a good book on economics"
crammer - a textbook designed for cramming
introduction - a basic or elementary instructional text
primer - an introductory textbook
reader - one of a series of texts for students learning to read
Translations
učebnice
skolebog
koulukirja
školska knjiga
教科書
교과서
skolbok
หนังสือโรงเรียน
sách giáo khoa

schoolbook

[ˈskuːlbʊk] Nlibro m de texto (escolar)

schoolbook

[ˈskuːlˌbʊk] nlibro scolastico, libro di scuola

schoolbook

كِتَابٌ مَدْرَسِيّ učebnice skolebog Schulbuch σχολικό βιβλίο libro de texto koulukirja livre de classe školska knjiga libro di testo 教科書 교과서 schoolboek lærebok podręcznik szkolny livro escolar учебник skolbok หนังสือโรงเรียน ders kitabı sách giáo khoa 课本
References in classic literature ?
I'm not even going to look at a schoolbook in vacation," she told Marilla.
They would teach him something about the history and distinguished people of his country which he has never read in any of his schoolbooks.
I only knew the schoolbooks said he `died in the wilderness, of a broken heart.
There the satinwood book-case filled with his dog-eared schoolbooks.
Jo" on the next lid, scratched and worn, And within a motley store Of headless, dolls, of schoolbooks torn, Birds and beasts that speak no more, Spoils brought home from the fairy ground Only trod by youthful feet, Dreams of a future never found, Memories of a past still sweet, Half-writ poems, stories wild, April letters, warm and cold, Diaries of a wilful child, Hints of a woman early old, A woman in a lonely home, Hearing, like a sad refrain-- "Be worthy, love, and love will come," In the falling summer rain.
The actual value of the contract may be less than the estimated total value if the schools do not use all of the appropriations earmarked in the budget for the schoolbook procurement.
Belgian publisher Van In has included the Birmingham Spider-Man in the superheroes section in its schoolbook for children aimed at third-year secondary school pupils.
Patrick O'Connor, of Tesco Ireland, added: "We know that back to school can be a stressful time for all parents, so we wanted to help customers by giving parents an opportunity to earn additional Clubcard points during their schoolbook shopping.
2-How much is grade seven natural sciences schoolbook adapted to mental functions (cognitive memory, convergent thought, divergent thinking and evaluator thinking)?
Mohammed Abdullah Zabarah, deputy director of the Establishment for Schoolbook Printing Presses, asserted in an interview with the Yemen Times that the problem they face isn't a lack of schoolbooks but a lack of enough paper.
Two new preschools will open in Manhattan next year, one in the Tribeca-Battery Park City area and the other near Lincoln Square, Schoolbook, a joint New York Times and WNYC news site, reported.
The cutter includes the Accent Essentials sampler shape cartridge and the Plantin SchoolBook font and shape cartridge, which is designed for classroom use.