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"book club" in British English

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book clubnoun [C]

uk   us  
  • book club noun [C] (GROUP)

a ​group of ​people who ​meetregularly to ​talk about a ​book that they have all ​read
  • book club noun [C] (ORGANIZATION)

an ​organization in which ​members can ​buybooks more ​cheaply than in the ​shops
(Definition of book club from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"book club" in Business English

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book clubnoun [C]

uk   us   COMMERCE
a ​company that ​sellsbooks to its ​members in the ​mail, often at ​lowerprices than in a ​store: Have you ​fallen behind on your ​bookclubpayments?
(Definition of book club from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “book club”
in Chinese (Simplified) 组织, 读书俱乐部, 书友会…
in Turkish kitap okuma kulübü…
in Russian клуб книголюбов…
in Chinese (Traditional) 組織, 讀書俱樂部, 讀書會…
in Polish (dyskusyjny) klub książki…
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