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

  • n. An illustrated book that provides descriptions of plants or animals found in nature.

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  • n. A book intended to help the reader to identify wildlife or other natural objects.

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

  • n. a guidebook describing natural objects of some type that might be encountered in the field


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