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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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The supermarket giant has teamed up with Schoolbooks.
We used independent T-test for comparison of fluency variable in the natural schoolbook of grade seven, between female and male teachers.
The number of printed schoolbooks has decreased in the last few months.
You could put your lunch money and your schoolbooks in your backpack, then put your backpack, your jacket, and anything else you need in a specific place.
Fire set to rice-stacks, in Japanese schoolbook for 5th grade pupils compiled by the state, 1937-1947 (introduced in http://www.
Given this prioritisation of education, we should expect to find Britain high up in any comparative tables of schoolbook spending, yet it isn't.
Otherwise it reads like what it is: a schoolbook, perfect for juniors, seniors, and even graduate students still unacquainted with this singularly important international conflict.
The taxpayer cited Fidelity Associates, TC Memo 1992-142, in which a taxpayer was in the business of selling schoolbooks and maintained a schoolbook inventory; the taxpayer paid sales representatives a commission for obtaining two-year sponsorship agreements.
The state is of fundamental importance in the creation and control of museums, monuments, the grave sites of fallen soldiers, the regulation of the mass media, schoolbook contents and curriculums, the celebration of official national holidays, etc.
Abril Education is one of Brazil's leading companies in schoolbooks, sophisticated teaching system sectors, and test preparation classes, reaching over 538,000 students in more than 1,700 schools with their learning systems, selling nearly 50 million books a year, with nearly 76% of all students in country using at least one schoolbook published by Abril.
I don't think that there exists a single Hebrew schoolbook that does not mention the fact that Jericho and Hebron are part of Eretz Israel.
The original poem was written in a schoolbook when I was eight and is about a balloon race which took place in 1994.