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storybook

[ stawr-ee-book ]
/ ˈstɔr iˌbʊk /
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noun
a book that contains a story or stories especially for children.
adjective
idealized, romantic, or picturesque, as if from a book of stories: She lives in a storybook cottage on an island off the coast of Maine.
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Origin of storybook

First recorded in 1705–15; story1 + book
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British Dictionary definitions for storybook

storybook
/ (ˈstɔːrɪˌbʊk) /

noun
a book containing stories, esp for children
adjective
unreal or fantastica storybook world
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