dog-ear

noun
\ ˈdȯg-ˌir How to pronounce dog-ear (audio) \

Definition of dog-ear

: the turned-down corner of a page especially of a book

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First Known Use of dog-ear

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Dog-ear.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dog-ear. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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