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bind·ing

 (bīn′dĭng)
n.
1. The action of one that binds: glue for the binding of pieces of plastic pipe.
2. Something that binds or is used as a binder.
3.
a. The manner in which the pages of a book are joined and held together: Is the binding of that book stitched or glued?
b. The material that holds the pages of a book together, especially the cover: a book with a leather binding.
4. A strip of fabric or tape sewn or attached over or along an edge for protection, reinforcement, or ornamentation.
5. Sports The fastening on a ski or board for securing the boot, often releasing automatically to prevent injury.
adj.
1. Serving to bind: a binding protein.
2. Uncomfortably tight and confining.
3. Tending to cause constipation: foods that are binding.
4. Imposing or commanding adherence to a commitment, an obligation, or a duty: binding arbitration; a binding agreement.

bind′ing·ly adv.
bind′ing·ness n.

binding

(ˈbaɪndɪŋ)
n
1. anything that binds or fastens
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) the covering within which the pages of a book are bound
3. (Knitting & Sewing) the material or tape used for binding hems, etc
adj
4. imposing an obligation or duty: a binding promise.
5. causing hindrance; restrictive

bind•ing

(ˈbaɪn dɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of fastening, securing, uniting, or the like.
2. anything that binds.
3. the covering within which the leaves of a book are bound.
4. a strip of material that protects or decorates the edge of a tablecloth, rug, etc.
5. a fastening to lock a boot onto a ski.
adj.
6. able or likely to bind; restrictive.
7. having power to bind; obligatory.
[1200–50]
bind′ing•ly, adv.
bind′ing•ness, n.

binding

The fastening or securing of items to a movable platform called a pallet. See also palletized unit load.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.binding - the capacity to attract and hold somethingbinding - the capacity to attract and hold something
attractiveness, attraction - the quality of arousing interest; being attractive or something that attracts; "her personality held a strange attraction for him"
2.binding - strip sewn over or along an edge for reinforcement or decoration
stitchery, sewing - needlework on which you are working with needle and thread; "she put her sewing back in the basket"
3.binding - the act of applying a bandagebinding - the act of applying a bandage  
medical aid, medical care - professional treatment for illness or injury
4.binding - one of a pair of mechanical devices that are attached to a ski and that will grip a ski bootbinding - one of a pair of mechanical devices that are attached to a ski and that will grip a ski boot; the bindings should release in case of a fall
mechanical device - mechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
5.binding - the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a bookbinding - the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book; "the book had a leather binding"
book, volume - physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
half binding - book binding in which the spine and part of the sides are bound in one material and the rest in another
protective cover, protective covering, protection - a covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury; "they had no protection from the fallout"; "wax provided protection for the floors"
three-quarter binding - the spine and much of the sides are a different material from the rest of the cover
Adj.1.binding - executed with proper legal authoritybinding - executed with proper legal authority; "a binding contract"
valid - well grounded in logic or truth or having legal force; "a valid inference"; "a valid argument"; "a valid contract"

binding

Translations
جِلْدَه، غِلاف
vazba
indbinding
bókband

binding

[ˈbaɪndɪŋ]
A. N
1. [of book] → encuadernación f
2. (Sew) → ribete m
3. (on skis) → ataduras fpl
B. ADJ
1. [agreement, contract, decision] → vinculante; [promise] → que hay que cumplir
to be binding on sbser obligatorio para algn
2. (Med) → que estriñe

binding

[ˈbaɪndɪŋ]
n [book] → reliure f
adj [contract] → qui constitue une obligation
to be binding on sb → lier qn, engager qn

binding

n
(of book)Einband m; (= act)Binden nt
(Sew) → Band nt
(on skis) → Bindung f
adj
agreement, promisebindend, verbindlich (on für)
(Tech) → bindend, Binde-
(Med) food etcstopfend

binding

[ˈbaɪndɪŋ]
1. n (of book) → rilegatura, legatura (Sewing) → fettuccia, bordo; (on skis) → attacco
2. adj (agreement, contract) → vincolante
to be binding on sb → essere vincolante per qn

bind

(baind) past tense, past participle bound (baund) verb
1. to tie up. The doctor bound up the patient's leg with a bandage; The robbers bound up the bank manager with rope.
2. to fasten together and put a cover on the pages of (a book). Bind this book in leather.
ˈbinding noun
the covering in which the leaves of a book are fixed. leather binding.
-bound
(as part of a word) prevented from making progress by a particular thing. The ship was fogbound.

bind·ing

n. enlace; ligazón; venda; vendaje.
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