(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. guide, manual; Baedeker, Michelin, atlas, vade mecum; gazetteer, directory; instructions, operating manual. See information, direction.
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. guide, chart, manual, Baedeker; see handbook .
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
manual, guide, field guide, handbook, reference book, how-to book, itinerary, tome, volume, vade mecum, bible.

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