clothbound

adjective
cloth·​bound | \ ˈklȯth-ˌbau̇nd How to pronounce clothbound (audio) \

Definition of clothbound

of a book
: bound in stiff boards covered with cloth

First Known Use of clothbound

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Clothbound.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clothbound. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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