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paperback

noun pa·per·back \ˈpā-pər-ˌbak\

: a book that has a thick paper cover

Full Definition of PAPERBACK

:  a book with a flexible paper binding
paperback also pa·per·backed \-ˌbakt\ adjective
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Examples of PAPERBACK

  1. The store sells both paperbacks and hardcovers.
  2. The book is sold only in paperback.

First Known Use of PAPERBACK

1899
PAPERBACK Defined for Kids

paperback

noun pa·per·back \ˈpā-pər-ˌbak\

Definition of PAPERBACK for Kids

:  a book with a flexible paper binding

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