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electronic book

noun [C] uk   us  
( also e-book) a book that is published in electronic form, for example on the internet or on a disk, and not printed on paper: electronic book publishing an e-book publisher
Translations of “electronic book”
in Chinese (Traditional) 電子書籍, 電子書籍閱讀器…
in Chinese (Simplified) 电子书籍, 电子书籍阅读器…
(Definition of electronic book from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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