re·​back | \ (ˈ)rē+ \

Definition of reback

1 : to reshape the backbone of (a book) after casing or covering
2a : to add a new backbone to (a book) without entirely rebinding
b : to support the backbone of (a book) with new material

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“Reback.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

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