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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A guidebook to countries or a country.
  • Karl,German publisher who established a series of guidebooks in 1835.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun Proprietary name of a longtime series of travel guidebooks.
  • proper noun by extension from the proprietary name Any travel guide, advice for travelers, or guide pertaining to other subjects.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun German publisher of a series of travel guidebooks (1801-1859)
  • noun any of a series of travel guidebooks published by the German firm founded by Karl Baedeker

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

After the guidebooks published by Karl Baedeker.

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