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softback

(ˈsɒftbæk)
n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) Brit a book with a thin cardboard, paper, or plastic cover. See also hardback, paperback
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.softback - a book with paper coverssoftback - a book with paper covers    
book, volume - physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together; "he used a large book as a doorstop"
pocket book, pocket edition, pocketbook - pocket-sized paperback book
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softback

[ˈsɒftbæk]
A. ADJ = soft-bound
B. Nlibro m en rústica
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The council also forked out for 10 Filofax versions of the yearbook at a cost of PS117 and 20 softback versions - with no diary - for a further PS77, bringing the combined cost to PS1,765.
Steve's book is a 362-page softback called Hot Dogs, Pretzels And An American Adventure.
We are publishing softback and hardback copies and we are inviting subscribers to the hardback copy, which will cost PS25.
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Roberts: Do you buy any softback books or just hardback?