guidebook

[ gahyd-boo k ]
/ ˈgaɪdˌbʊk /

noun

a book of directions, advice, and information, especially for travelers or tourists.

Origin of guidebook

First recorded in 1805–15; guide + book

Related forms

guide·book·ish, guide·book·y, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for guidebook

guidebook

/ (ˈɡaɪdˌbʊk) /

noun

a handbook with information for visitors to a place, as a historic building, museum, or foreign countryAlso called: guide

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