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English definition of “book token”

book token

noun [C]   UK
a card worth a particular amount of money that is given as a present and can only be used to buy a book: a £10 book tokenForms of money and methods of paymentGifts in the form of moneyPresents and gifts
(Definition of book token noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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