A book giving information such as facts on a particular subject or instructions for operating a machine: a handbook of poisonous plants the handbook says an alkaline battery should be good for around 2000 hours of continuous performance
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- Dictionaries range from language guides to handbooks of information arranged alphabetically on a range of topics.
- In the early 1950s, the publication of instructional television programming handbooks and production manuals was also a growing phenomenon.
- The sectional maps, airport facility guides, operating handbooks, etc. are still printed for a reason - safety.