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noun book·plate \ˈbu̇k-ˌplāt\

Simple Definition of bookplate

  • : a piece of paper stuck on the inside front cover of a book that shows the name of the person who owns the book

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bookplate

  1. :  a book owner's identification label that is usually pasted to the inside front cover of a book

1791

First Known Use of bookplate

1791


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