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

  • n. A guidebook to countries or a country.
  • Baedeker, Karl 1801-1859. German publisher who established a series of guidebooks in 1829.

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  • proper n. Proprietary name of a longtime series of travel guidebooks.
  • proper n. Any travel guide, advice for travelers, or guide pertaining to other subjects.

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

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

Etymologies

After the guidebooks published by Karl Baedeker.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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