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textbook

A term of art referring to a patient, or the patient him- or herself, who presents with so many of the “classic” findings seen in a particular disease or condition, that one could regard it as if described in a textbook on the subject. (As in, “So-and-so has a textbook case of impetigo.”)

textbook

Informatics A treatise on a particular subject. See Bible.
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Oh that I might be an example to the young--a beacon light flashing its cheering rays far over the tossing waves of iniquity from the watch-tower of a Sunday School book with a marbled back.
This author would still like to know what happened to the school books.
That's why I'm calling for all schools to establish school books rental schemes.
He added: "Despite the challenging economic times, this Government is committed to doing everything it can to reduce the financial burden of school books on families.
Be advised that there is a lot of really crass merchandise in the museum gift store, including refrigerator magnets and T-shirts emblazoned with the Texas School Book Depository, as well as a book of Jackie Kennedy paper dolls.
St Vincent De Paul and other charities are being inundated with calls by families who can't afford to pay for their kids' school books and uniforms.
Buying through us removes the need to spend time queuing in bookshops or making awkward repeat visits when school books go out of stock.
With it was the child's antique desk, accented with a vintage school book Rueb found in another room.
Scholastic Corporation (NMS: SCHL) today announced that it has reduced its earnings outlook for the second half of its fiscal year ending May 31, 2003 due to lower than expected revenue in January, principally in Trade and School Book Clubs, as well as a possible fourth quarter impact of heightened budgetary pressures affecting school spending and an increasingly uncertain economic and geopolitical environment.
A global children's publishing and media company serving the needs of children teachers and parents, Scholastic provides proprietary book and software distribution through school book clubs, school book fairs and to classrooms, as well as through the retail trade.
As a global children's publishing and media company serving the needs of parents, teachers, and children, Scholastic provides proprietary book and software distribution through school book clubs, school book fairs and to classrooms, as well as through the retail trade.
We're confident that Scholastic can further leverage Klutz products through our broad distribution network of school book clubs and school book fairs around the world.

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