Definition of “electronic book” - English Dictionary

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“electronic book” in British English

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electronic booknoun [ C ]

uk /el.ekˌtrɒn.ɪk ˈbʊk/ us /i.lekˌtrɑː.nɪk ˈbʊk/

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:

an e-book publisher

(Definition of “electronic book” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“electronic book” in Business English

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electronic booknoun [ C ]

uk us also e-book, digital book IT

a book that is kept in electronic form on a microchip, disk, or computer:

An electronic book can be browsed like an ordinary book if you have the right software installed on your computer.

(Definition of “electronic book” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)