e-book
noun Date: 1988 a book composed in or converted to digital format for display on a computer screen or handheld device

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  • E-Book — 〈[i:buk] n. 15; kurz für〉 Electronic Book * * * E Book [ i:bʊk ], das; [s], s [engl. e book, Kurzwort aus: electronic book, ↑ Electronic Book]: Electronic Book. * * * E Book   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • E-Book — [ i:bʊk ], das; [s], s <englisch; »elektronisches Buch«> (digitalisierter Inhalt eines Buches, der mithilfe eines E Book Readers gelesen werden kann)   • E Book / E Book Reader / E Reader Gelegentlich wird E Book als Kurzform von E Book… …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • e-book — e books N COUNT An e book is a book which is produced for reading on a computer screen. E book is an abbreviation for electronic book . The new e books will include a host of Rough Guide titles …   English dictionary

  • e-book — [ē′book΄] n. [< E(LECTRONIC) + BOOK] 1. the text of a book in a digital form 2. a portable electronic device with a video screen, for reading such text …   English World dictionary

  • e-book — /iˈbuk, ingl. iːˈbuk/ [loc. ingl., comp. di e «elettronico» e book «libro»] s. m. inv. libro elettronico CFR. e text, testo elettronico …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • e-book — ● e book, e books nom masculin (anglais e[lectronic] book, livre électronique) Micro ordinateur de la taille d un livre, destiné à l affichage et à la consultation interactive sur écran de textes et d images préalablement stockés dans sa mémoire …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • e-book — [ˈi: buk] n electronic book a book that you read on a computer screen or on a special small computer that you can hold in your hands, and that is not printed on paper …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • e-book — |ibúque| s. m. 1. Ver livro eletrônico. 2. Dispositivo para ler livros eletrônicos. • Plural: e books.   ‣ Etimologia: palavra inglesa, redução de electronic book, livro eletrônico …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • E-Book — 〈 [i:buk] n.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s; kurz für〉 Electronic Book …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • E-Book — [ i:buk] das; [s], s kurz für engl. electronic book »elektron. Buch«> tragbares ↑digitales Lesegerät im Buchformat, in das über ein integriertes Modem oder per Computer Texte (Bücher, Magazine [4] usw.) aus dem ↑Internet übernommen werden… …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • e-book — e ,book noun count COMPUTING a book published on the Internet …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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