three-quarter binding


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three-quarter binding

n.
A bookbinding in which the leather or fabric covering the spine extends onto the covers for one third of their width.
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three-quarter binding

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a bookbinding style in which the spine and much of the sides are in a different material (esp leather) from the rest of the covers
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Noun1.three-quarter binding - the spine and much of the sides are a different material from the rest of the cover
book binding, cover, binding, back - the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book; "the book had a leather binding"
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