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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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If you would like to get your school involved in helping the children of Mfuwe, I will guarantee that all the money goes directly to text books and reading books.
Over all, the language of the text book is suitable to the readers in the industry and academia on account of its simple and easy to understand English language deployed in the text.
Over the years the 68-year-old grandfather, originally from Whitley Bay in North Tyneside, has written 54 geography text books and sold more than five million copies.
If prices are not reduced then we will introduce the syllabus prescribed by Punjab Text Book Board in all private schools.
QUETTA -- The Education department, Government of Balochistan has approved the new text book of the Pak Studies for 10th class as per the approved academic curricula of 2002.
Major organization : WEST BENGAL TEXT BOOK CORPORATION LIMITED
QUETTA, February 26, 2012 (Balochistan Times): Balochistan Private Schools Foundation has called upon the officials of Balochistan Text Book Board to take note of the unavailability of text books for 2012 as most of the course books were unavailable in local market.
Basic Maths (E M), Electronics Text Book, Education (K & E M), Electronics Lab Manual, Computer Science Text Book, Computer Science Lab Manual Karnataka Music (K.
Tenders are invited for Printing & Sell of PUC Textbooks for text book Package 01 for PUC-II (Kannada, Hindi,Tamil,Telugu, Economics(KM), Sanskrit,Urdu, Political Science(EM), Hindi Work Book, Urdu Work Book)
Sardar Assef Ahmed Ali before leaving the office directed NBF in written to stop printing the books and said that students will use books of Punjab Text Book Board for upcoming year.
It was also mentioned that the Sindh Text Book Board has purchased the required quantity of printing paper well in time after completion of all codal formalities.