a match in or from a matchbook.
an automobile, small truck, or trailer constructed to carry books and serve as a traveling library, as for communities where libraries are not accessible. Contemporary Examples James Lee Burke Talks About His Fiction, History, and the American Dream David Masciotra July 19, 2014 noun (US & Canadian) a vehicle providing lending library facilities Also called […]
a sacred book of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, believed by members of the church to be an abridgment by a prophet (Mormon) of a record of certain ancient peoples in America, written on golden plates, and discovered and translated (1827–30) by Joseph Smith. noun a sacred book of the Mormon Church, […]
a collection of 305 poems compiled in the 6th century b.c. by Confucius.
the service book of the Church of England, essentially adopted but changed in details by other churches of the Anglican communion. noun the official book of church services of the Church of England, until 1980, when the Alternative Service Book was sanctioned Note: The Book of Common Prayer, widely admired for the dignity and beauty […]