electronic book, a book published in electronic form
Origin: Contraction of electronic book.
An electronic book is a book-length publication in digital form, consisting of text, images, or both, and produced on, published through, and readable on computers or other electronic devices. Sometimes the equivalent of a conventional printed book, e-books can also be born digital. The Oxford Dictionary of English defines the e-book as "an electronic version of a printed book," but e-books can and do exist without any printed equivalent. Commercially produced and sold E-books are usually intended to be read on dedicated e-book readers. However, almost any sophisticated electronic device that features a controllable viewing screen, including computers, many mobile phones, and nearly all smartphones, can also be used to read e-books. Some companies, such as Amazon, with their Kindle for PC software, provide an emulator that allows a user to read their format on other platforms.
The numerical value of e-book in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of e-book in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Great nations write their autobiographies in three manuscripts--the book of their deeds, the book of their words and the book of their art.
This is almost a self-help book. People forget that it has pages that really acknowledge that things will be tough some times, sit down; read this book. It will be OK.
Every film of a book brings out a certain essential thing of the book, in film you need experience and plot. So it's very faithful to the book, but it's a different creature than the book.
The good of a book lies in its being read. A book is made up of signs that speak of other signs, which in their turn speak of things. Without an eye to read them, a book contains signs that produce no concepts; therefore it is dumb.
The easiest way to picture it is like an open book; the bladder is the pages. To close that book up so you don’t see the pages, you sew it back together and put all the muscle and skin on top of that. The backbone of the book is the pelvic bone.
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