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bookbinder

[boo k-bahyn-der] /ˈbʊkˌbaɪn dər/
noun
1.
a person or company whose business or work is the binding of books.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English bok-bindere; see book, binder1
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Examples from the web for bookbinder
  • Faraday became a bookbinder's apprentice in his teens and continued his education by reading the books he was binding.
  • His father, trained as a bookbinder, ran a store selling stationery and notions.
British Dictionary definitions for bookbinder

bookbinder

/ˈbʊkˌbaɪndə/
noun
1.
a person whose business or craft is binding books
Derived Forms
bookbinding, noun
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