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verb accuse, arrest, chronicle, docket, engage, enter, enumerate, file, index, inscribe, insert, list, log, make an entry, mark down, note, order, post, prefer charges, record, register, report, schedule, seize legally, tabulate, take into custody, write down
See also: document, employ, engage, enroll, file, hire, program, publication, record, register, retain, script, set down

BOOK. A general name given to every literary composition which is printed; but appropriately to a printed composition bound in a volume.
     2. The copyright, (q. v.) or exclusive right to print and publish a book, may be secured to the author and his assigns for the term of twenty- eight years; and, if the author be living, and a citizen of the United States, or resident therein, the same right shall be continued to him for the further term of fourteen years, by complying with the conditions of the act of Congress; one of which is, that he shall, within three months after publication, deliver, or cause to be delivered, a copy of the same to the clerk of the said district. Act of February 3, 1831. 4 Sharsw. cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2223.

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All too familiar with the challenges facing enthusiastic bookworms and active bookstagramers in Egypt, Shaheen recently launched The Reading Bee's Shop, a bookish merchandise online shop for Egypt's bookworms, after experimenting with design.
Bookworm was originally released by PopCap in January of 2005 and has been adapted and customized for ten different platforms, boasting over 100 million downloads, and making it one of the world's most popular, multiplatform digital word games.
I would give anything just to be a bookworm, to read, read, read, and just to have knowledge.
In addition to providing a democratic outlook for the corny peasant dances, she looked comfortable in the pas de deux with her Prince, Paul Thrussell, a nerdy bookworm who wore glasses.
When I was seventeen, a bookworm and a loner, I liked Hemingway more than party hopping, Shakespeare more than fucking.
A confirmed bookworm, she is currently hard at work writing her fourth novel.
Classes are being organised by the owner of the independent Boro Bookworm shop in Middlesbrough.
bookworm How is it that he could go around spending cash and say slash everyone's benefits?
Tongue Twister Twist; Ch Ch Ch Chocolate Chip Cookies; The Alphabet Rock; Rhyming Word Shuffle; Good Together; The Rockin' And Rollin' Wheels On The Bus; Five Huge Dinosaurs; Old MacDonald Made A Soup, A-E-I-O-U; When You Get The Giggles; With Our Friends; The Zanzibar Zoo; Booker Bookworm (I Love To Read); , and Five Huge Dinosaurs.
Members of the winning team from St Nicolas CE Primary School show off their shield, as winners again in the county bookworm contest.
As a surprise birthday treat, Annie meets someone in a Bookworm chat room who says she is Vance's daughter and arranges for the girls to have tea with the celebrity author.
with a Cambridge-educated bookworm 20 years his junior.