perfect binding


: a book binding in which a layer of adhesive holds the pages and cover together
perfect-bound adjective

Word History

First Known Use

1926, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of perfect binding was in 1926

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“Perfect binding.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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