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blue book

1. adjective (usually hyphenated) Of or pertaining to a compendium or almanac of statistics and detailed information, as of people, consumer goods, property, etc. You should always check the blue-book value of a home before you purchase from an independent seller.
2. noun A compendium or almanac of statistics or detailed information, as of people, consumer goods, property, etc. The government's blue book lists everyone employed at a federal level. I always check the blue book before making any major purchases.
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Healthcare Blue Book tools help employers and employees save money by enabling consumers to understand local healthcare prices, compare providers on price and quality, and shop for care anywhere in the United States.
Handy as the printed Blue Book is, the Web version (www.
In the printed version, any bit of information - the spelling of a commission chairman's name, the volume of Oregon exports to Canada, the call letters of Hermiston's radio stations, the assessed value of property in Union County, Richard Nixon's Oregon vote total in 1960 - can be retrieved in an instant, partly because the Blue Book is well-organ- ized and partly because it has a good index.
The Blue Book has been connecting the commercial construction industry since 1913.
16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The experts from Kelley Blue Book www.
My Blue Book" is an online information resource available exclusively at The Blue Book of Building and Construction's website, thebluebook.
com Recognizes Vehicles Winning Most Kelley Blue Book Awards, Accolades This Year
The Blue Book is preparing to print the 2009 editions of its regional directories, celebrating the company's largest distribution in its 96-year history.
para]]Kelley Blue Book Ranked Highest Among Third-Party Automotive Websites in 2015; Top-Rated Website Reaches Record Traffic Levels in May 2015[[/para]]
The Blue Book is currently preparing to print the 2008 editions of its regional directories, representing the company's largest distribution in its 95-year history.
NEW YORK -- The Truck Blue Book([R]), the industry's leading truck valuation guide, today announced that legendary basketball coach Bobby Knight will be the keynote speaker at the upcoming 25th annual Truck Blue Book Conference.
A lift in average transaction prices can be attributed to consumers' continued interest in buying trucks and SUVs," said Alec Gutierrez, senior analyst for Kelley Blue Book.
com sells high-quality, inspected and certified used cars, trucks, and SUVs at no-haggle prices below Kelly Blue Book values and provides customers with a three-day return policy and a limited warranty to 75,000-miles.
March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The analysts at Kelley Blue Book www.