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book group

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Pronunciation: /ˈbʊk ɡruːp
 
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Definition of book group in English:

noun

A group of people who meet regularly to discuss books that all members of the group have read.
Example sentences
  • Throughout the semester he will also be running a "Great Catholic Authors" book group.
  • There seemed to be a couple of boisterous book groups meeting there.
  • A group of friends who meet in a Manchester pub to discuss their favourite literature have been named the best-read book group in Britain.

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