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Enchiridion [en-kie-rid'ee-on]
noun

Definition:
A book carried in the hand for reference, especially one used for music or theology. Etymologically, it's a book that is meant to be able to be carried in one's hand, which today probably encompasses most books, but, ironically enough, not all 'handbooks.'

Etymology:
Greek, from en (in) and cheir (hand)

Usage:
One of the most famous of all the enchiridions was the Enchiridion of Saint Augustine (November 13, 354 – August 28, 430), Bishop of Hippo Regius. His handbook was also titled 'Faith, Hope, and Love,' and was a written guide to the three graces of Christian worship, known as the Apostles' Creed.

Jason wished he had have read the cover a little more carefully - he knew it was too early for a third Assassin's Creed game.
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