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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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In a note, ISS said: "Although the combination is expected to result in substantial synergies, it appears that Booker shareholders will have limited potential benefit from those synergies.
Phoenix Suns' Devin Booker shoots during the NBA basketball All-Star weekend 3-point contest Saturday, Feb.
I see you going to the bus stop," Pollard told Booker in the video.
Bazemore made 7 of 8 shots, including 4 of 5 3-pointers, but he fouled Booker on a 3-point attempt with the Hawks clinging to a two-point lead.
During his summer vacation, Booker would return to Youngstown and published articles about the  Negro Baseball League games.
Simon Polito, chair of the CMA's inquiry group, said: "Our investigation has found that existing competition is sufficiently strong in both the wholesale and retail grocery sectors to ensure that the merger between Tesco and Booker will not lead to higher prices or a reduced service for supermarket and convenience shoppers.
I know that some people think that Booker was showboating for the benefit of the party base, but I think that in the case of Senator Sessions it was a genuine expression of moral indignation," said Ross Baker, professor of political science at Rutgers University.
Booker chief executive Charles Wilson said: "We are pleased that the acquisition of Londis and Budgens has been cleared by the CMA.
It isn't clear what condition the home was in when Booker bought it, but photos presented to the commission showed it was cared for until at least the late 1990s.
Booker software offers hotel properties the ability to increase revenue opportunities with online booking of spa and salon services before guests arrive and while on property using mobile and tablet devices.
The Competitive Booker is one who books if the price looks reasonable, and once booked, he checks every day to see if the rates are still competitive.
Booker arrived at Rider University in New Jersey to greet a group of high school and college-age students who packed a crowded auditorium to hear the candidate speak about his plans to improve the country's educational system.