open book

someone or something easily understood or interpreted; something very clear: The child's face is an open book.

1850–55 Unabridged
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open book
a person or thing without secrecy or concealment that can be easily known or interpreted

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Main Entry:  open-book
Part of Speech:  adj
Definition:  pertaining to a test during which a student may refer to a book or books
Example:  He did not prepare very much for the open-book test.'s 21st Century Lexicon
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