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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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Koch believes universities should be posting information about the prices and packages available for learning materials, including open-source versions or textbook rentals, so students can make informed decisions.
For the second year in a row, some classes will not receive textbooks as the government will only target Standard 7 and 8, and those in secondary school.
Since participating in all three Textbook Cost Reduction Camps on MCC's campus since May 2017 to explore economical textbook options, Ridge said she found that many of the internet resources include flexible copyright licenses, such as Creative Commons, which allow copying, printing and adapting at no cost.
Aggarwal (2001) suggested some textbook features upon which the relevancy and adequacy of a textbook could be checked.
They reported that student's performance was better in content knowledge during their summative assessment and science textbook reflected the theme "Science as body of knowledge" in depth as compared to the other themes.
Cynthia Dunbar, publisher of a proposed Mexican-American studies textbook, listens to the State Board of Education on Tuesday, Nov.
In this year, textbooks survey for class I to class VIII was conducted to get feedback of students and teachers from four schools, two from rural, urban and boys, girls located in Islamabad Capital Territory.
For more information on "Guide to Textbook Publishing Contracts," available as an e-book or print book, visit www.taaonline.net/guide-to-textbook-publishing-contracts.
Digital textbooks are increasing in popularity, often resulting from the perception that students demand the use of technology in academics.
High textbook costs continue to deter students from purchasing their assigned materials despite concern for their grades.
Rabat The Direction of Curricula at the Ministry of National Education, Vocational Training, Higher Education, and Scientific Research announced today, September 5, that the distribution of updated textbooks for the new academic year 2019-2020 will end by September 25.The updates concern 49 textbooks, out of the 390 textbooks that are approved by the ministry.