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bibliopegy

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noun bib·li·op·e·gy \ˌbi-blē-ˈä-pə-jē\

Definition of bibliopegy

  1. :  the art of binding books

bibliopegic

play \ˌbi-blē-ə-ˈpe-jik, -ˈpē-\ adjective

bibliopegist

play \ˌbi-blē-ˈä-pə-jist\ noun


Origin and Etymology of bibliopegy

ultimately from Greek bibli- + pēgnynai to fasten together — more at pact


First Known Use: circa 1859


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