bookbinding

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noun book·bind·ing \ˈbu̇k-ˌbīn-diŋ\

Definition of bookbinding

  1. 1 :  the art or trade of binding books

  2. 2 :  the binding of a book

bookbinder

play \-ˌbīn-dər\ noun

bookbindery

play \-d(ə-)rē\ noun

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First Known Use of bookbinding

15th century


BOOKBINDING Defined for English Language Learners

bookbinding

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Definition of bookbinding for English Language Learners

  • : the process or job of attaching the pages of a book together inside a cover


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