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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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An original writing, as a document, record, or diary, that supplies an authoritative basis for future writing, study, evaluation, etc; Also: A volume containing a small collection of such writings, usually on a specific subject, used in research.

Usage examples (35)
  • The sourcebook is a primer to the entire world of 30 Days of Night.
  • Hey, what's that other sourcebook you're hiding there?
  • But like others have said it's basically a sourcebook.
  • Dizzy's Opinionated Arrogance is ever a good sourcebook. for more
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