bookholder

noun

Definition of bookholder

: a device that supports a book — compare bookrack, bookrest

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First Known Use of bookholder

1838, in the meaning defined above

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“Bookholder.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bookholder. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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