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English definition of “have your head (buried/stuck) in a book”

have your head (buried/stuck) in a book

to be reading: Rose always has her head buried in a book.Reading
(Definition of have your head (buried/stuck) in a book from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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