bookplate(redirected from Exlibris)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
A label bearing the owner's name or other identification that is pasted usually on the inside cover of a book. Also called ex libris.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a label bearing the owner's name and an individual design or coat of arms, pasted into a book
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
a label bearing the owner's name and often a design, for pasting on the front endpaper of a book.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
bookplate[ˈbʊkpleɪt] N → ex libris m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
bookplate[ˈbʊkˌpleɪt] n → ex libris m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995