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book review

noun
1.
a critical description, evaluation, or analysis of a book, especially one published in a newspaper or magazine.
2.
a section or page of a newspaper or magazine devoted to such material.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
Related forms
book reviewer, noun
book reviewing, noun
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  • He likes the book but admits this is his first book review.
  • My goodness, that author with the bad book review really shot herself in the foot there.

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