textbook

Definitions of textbook
1

n a book prepared for use in schools or colleges

“his economics textbook is in its tenth edition”
Synonyms:
school text, schoolbook, text, text edition
Antonyms:
trade book, trade edition
a book intended for general readership
Types:
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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
McGuffey Eclectic Readers
readers that combined lessons in reading with moralistic messages
speller
an introductory textbook to teach spelling
hornbook
a primer that provides instruction in the rudiments or basic skills of a branch of knowledge
Type of:
book
a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)

adj according to or characteristic of a casebook or textbook; typical

“a textbook example”
Synonyms:
casebook
standard
established or well-known or widely recognized as a model of authority or excellence

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