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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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They had recently read one of my Royton Trails booklets which I produced for the Royton Lives archaeological excavation project in Oldham.
In the booklet, the ruling party said it was out of question to make concessions of "single state, single nation, and single homeland" principle.
Copies of the Fast Facts for Policing booklet are being handed to members of the Derbyshire force.
West Midlands Business Council's Regional Business Crime Forum chairman and national vice-chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses, Mike Cherry, said: "The release of this booklet is not a moment too soon to crack down on crime.
This resulted, the booklet says, in preventing about 25,000 more tons of heavy fuel oil from being spilled into the sea.
The lovely booklet has smiling photos of the PCT chairperson and chief executive, plus numerous photos of happy Wirral residents planting trees, driving taxis, etc - one would almost believe that the PCT is itself responsible for all this happiness.
The Dutch bishops' conference said that the booklet appeared to be "in conflict with the faith of the Roman Catholic church.
The booklets come with recommendations from medical and child care resource professionals and numerous respected organizations.
Firefighters and council chiefs have produced a new booklet to raise awareness about the dangers on farm land.
The European Anti-Poverty Network (EAPN) has announced the publication of a new booklet entitled Voices from the Poverty Line: Jobs and Unemployment in the EU.
This booklet also can be downloaded by going to a related page at the NIA Web site, www.