solander case

noun, often capitalized S so·lan·der case \ (ˈ)sō¦landə(r)- \
variants: or less commonly solander box or solander

Definition of solander case

plural -s
: a protective often leather-covered and book-shaped case for books and documents usually with a slide-on top that completely covers the contents

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Origin and Etymology of solander case

after Daniel C. Solander †1782 Swedish botanist in England


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