spiral-bound

adjective
spi·​ral-bound | \ ˈspī-rəl-ˌbau̇nd How to pronounce spiral-bound (audio) \

Definition of spiral-bound

: having a spiral binding

First Known Use of spiral-bound

1941, in the meaning defined above

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“Spiral-bound.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spiral-bound. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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spiral-bound

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English Language Learners Definition of spiral-bound

of a book : having pages held together along one edge by a continuous piece of wire or plastic that passes through holes in the pages

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