pocket book
noun see pocketbook I, 1

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • pocket-book — [pɔkɛtbuk] n. m. ÉTYM. 1825, Balzac, in Rey Debove et Gagnon; mot angl. (1617) de pocket « poche », et book « livre ». ❖ ♦ Anglic. Vx. Livre de format réduit; …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pocket-book — / pɑkit bʊk/, it. / pɔket buk/ s. ingl. [comp. di pocket tasca (e con funz. attributiva da tasca, tascabile ) e book libro ], usato in ital. al masch. (bibl.) [libro di piccolo formato, venduto generalm. a basso prezzo] ▶◀ pocket, tascabile.… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • pocket book — n. a book small enough to be carried in one s pocket * * * …   Universalium

  • pocket book — /ˈpɔket buk, ingl. ˈpɔkɪtˌbuk/ [vc. ingl., comp. di pocket «tasca» e book «libro»] loc. sost. m. inv. tascabile …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • pocket book — n. a book small enough to be carried in one s pocket …   English World dictionary

  • pocket book — {{#}}{{LM P30825}}{{〓}} {{[}}pocket book{{]}} {{■}}(ing.){{□}} {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} Libro de bolsillo. {{★}}{{\}}PRONUNCIACIÓN:{{/}} [póket buk]. {{★}}{{\}}ORTOGRAFÍA:{{/}} Por ser un extranjerismo debe escribirse con cursiva u otra diferenciación… …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • pocket book — {{hw}}{{pocket book}}{{/hw}}Volume in brossura, in edizione economica, di formato adatto a entrare nelle tasche; SIN. Tascabile …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • pocket book — noun pocket sized paperback book • Syn: ↑pocketbook, ↑pocket edition • Hypernyms: ↑paperback book, ↑paper back book, ↑paperback, ↑softback book, ↑softback, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pocket book — portable book, book which is small enough to be carried in the pocket …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pocket-book — …   Useful english dictionary

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