from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a half binding.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Having only the back and corners in leather, as a book.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Bound in half-binding: as, a half-bound book.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (of books) having the back bound in one material and the sides in another
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