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book·bind·ing

 (bo͝ok′bīn′dĭng)
n.
1. The art, trade, or profession of binding books.
2. The binding of a book.

book′bind′er n.
book′bind′er·y n.

book•bind•ing

(ˈbʊkˌbaɪn dɪŋ)

n.
1. the process or art of binding books.
2. the binding of a book.
[1765–75]
book′bind`er, n.
book′bind`er•y, n., pl. -er•ies.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bookbinding - the craft of binding booksbookbinding - the craft of binding books    
handicraft - a craft that requires skillful hands
Translations
تَجْليدُ الكُتُب
vázání knih
bogbinding
könyvkötés
bókband, bókbandsiîn
viazanie kníh
ciltleme

bookbinding

[ˈbʊkˌbaɪndɪŋ] Nencuadernación f

bookbinding

book-binding [ˈbʊkbaɪndɪŋ] nreliure f

bookbinding

[ˈbʊkˌbaɪndɪŋ] nrilegatura

book

(buk) noun
1. a number of sheets of paper (especially printed) bound together. an exercise book.
2. a piece of writing, bound and covered. I've written a book on Shakespeare.
3. a record of bets.
verb
1. to buy or reserve (a ticket, seat etc) for a play etc. I've booked four seats for Friday's concert.
2. to hire in advance. We've booked the hall for Saturday.
ˈbookable adjective
able to be reserved in advance. Are these seats bookable?
ˈbooking noun
a reservation.
ˈbooklet (-lit) noun
a small, thin book. a booklet about the history of the town.
ˈbookbinding noun
putting the covers on books.
ˈbookbinder noun
ˈbookcase noun
a set of shelves for books.
ˈbooking-office noun
an office where travel tickets etc are sold. a queue at the station booking-office.
ˈbookmaker noun
a professional betting man who takes bets and pays winnings.
ˈbookmark noun
something put in a book to mark a particular page.
ˈbookseller noun
a person who sells books.
ˈbookshelf noun
a shelf on which books are kept.
ˈbookshop noun
a shop which sells books.
ˈbookworm noun
a person who reads a lot.
booked up
having every ticket sold. The theatre is booked up for the season.
book in
to sign one's name on the list of guests at an hotel etc. We have booked in at the Royal Hotel.
by the book
strictly according to the rules. She always does things by the book.
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Within a year Wallaces Farmer and the other Farm Progress publications were downsized, sported more four-color and were perfect bound rather than saddle-stitched.
The publisher says early indications for the September issue -- which was promoted through an exclusive initiative with Sainsbury -- look good, and it says it will continue with the 148-page, perfect bound format while the October issue will carry a covermount.
In addition, it contains a multi-page, perfect bound book describing the history of the building and its significant architectural attributes.
Called PerfectFinish(TM), these all-in-one machines produce one-off perfect bound books for very small runs, as well as produce more than 100 books per hour for mid-range production needs.