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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.
References in classic literature ?
He had already quite a collection of prizes, worthless books on bad paper, but in gorgeous bindings decorated with the arms of the school: his position had freed him from bullying, and he was not unhappy.
There were thousands there, many in beautiful bindings, glowing in soft coloring, gleaming with pale gold, for he loved to clothe his treasures in fitting garments.
All through the wheat season, she told us, Ambrosch hired his sister out like a man, and she went from farm to farm, binding sheaves or working with the threshers.
If no other provisions have been inserted in the document -- or if, being inserted, those other provisions should be discovered to have failed also -- I believe it to be impossible (especially if evidence can be found that the admiral himself considered the Trust binding on him) for the executors to deal with your husband's fortune as legally forming part of Admiral Bartram's estate.
His ambitious plans had retreated into the background again, and feeling that he had got out of that circle of activity in which everything was definite, he had given himself entirely to his passion, and that passion was binding him more and more closely to her.
But when for their own ambitious ends they shun binding themselves, it is a token that they are giving more thought to themselves than to you, and a prince out to guard against such, and to fear them as if they were open enemies, because in adversity they always help to ruin him.
And they disputed as to how the binding should be done.
No, I think of sinking this engine in the earth alone, binding it with hoops of wrought iron, and finally surrounding it with a thick mass of masonry of stone and cement.
Tarzan had little difficulty in overpowering and binding Bukawai.
As their requisitions are made constitutionally binding upon the States, who are in fact under the most solemn obligations to furnish the supplies required of them, the intention evidently was that the United States should command whatever resources were by them judged requisite to the "common defense and general welfare.
From these facts it appears that the greatest frequency of elections which has been deemed necessary in that kingdom, for binding the representatives to their constituents, does not exceed a triennial return of them.
There never seem chains and ropes enough to satisfy their minds concerned with the safe binding of free ships to the strong, muddy, enslaved earth.