pastedown

noun
paste·​down | \ ˈpās(t)-ˌdau̇n How to pronounce pastedown (audio) \

Definition of pastedown

: the outer leaf of an endpaper that is pasted down to the inside of the front or back cover of a book

First Known Use of pastedown

circa 1888, in the meaning defined above

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“Pastedown.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pastedown. Accessed 1 Mar. 2021.

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