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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR YEARBOOK

He was also a teacher of elocution, and had compiled a yearbook of the sayings of Horace, which secured him a knighthood.

These stories are listed in the yearbook without comment or a qualifying asterisk.

Stories included in this group are indicated in the yearbook index by a single asterisk prefixed to the title.

Stories included in this group are indicated in the yearbook index by two asterisks prefixed to the title.

The library published both a yearbook and a monthly periodical.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s, "book of reports of cases in law-courts for that year," from year + book (n.). Meaning "book of events and statistics of the previous year" is recorded from 1710. Sense of "graduating class album" is attested from 1926, American English.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR YEARBOOK

almanac

noundocument containing information for a year

annual

nounbook produced once a year
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