Definition of slipcase
: a protective container for books or magazines that has one open end
slipcasedplay \ˈslip-ˌkāst\ adjective
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The book is 176 pages and comes in a nice slipcase to protect the contents inside, which is helpful because there are roughly a half dozen sleeves throughout the book that hold everything from miniature movie posters to blueprints of the Nostromo.
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Definition of slipcase for English Language Learners
: a hard protective box for books or magazines that is open at one end
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