loose–leaf

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adjective \ˈlüs-ˈlēf\

Definition of loose–leaf

  1. 1 :  having leaves secured in book form in a cover whose spine may be opened for adding, arranging, or removing leaves <loose–leaf notebook>

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or used with a loose-leaf binding <loose–leaf paper>

1902

First Known Use of loose–leaf

1902


LOOSE–LEAF Defined for English Language Learners

loose–leaf

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adjective \ˈlüs-ˈlēf\

Definition of loose–leaf for English Language Learners

  • : designed so that sheets of paper can be added or removed by opening a locking device that holds the sheets of paper in place


LOOSE–LEAF Defined for Kids

loose–leaf

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adjective \ˈlüs-ˈlēf\

Definition of loose–leaf for Students

  1. :  arranged so that pages can be put in or taken out <a loose-leaf notebook>


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