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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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Now in its third year, the book follows the formula of other similar softbacks in that there's a section of leading prospects to follow, a spotlight on some of the best trainers, an Irish insight and guide to the Tote ten to follow competition.
It reads: "Honesty Box - Hardbacks pounds 1, Softbacks 50p.
The pre-film reception featured authentic 'Hum Bug' sweets and a giftwrapped softbacks of A Christmas Carol.