Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In archery, a book for keeping the record of the shots; a score-book.

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Examples

  • Challis, the other first eleven man, was reading a green scoring-book.

    The Head of Kay's

  • Baker took a green scoring-book from the shelf and passed it to him.

    A Prefect's Uncle

  • The little card-box and the scoring-book of the players, the deck chair and rugs of the inveterate reader, the hurried tread and irascible eye of the carnivorous passenger, and the everlasting pipe of the ocean talker, who feels time before him and the world at his feet wherein to spin yarns -- has any one not seen them?

    Doctor Claudius, A True Story

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