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bookbinding

[boo k-bahyn-ding] /ˈbʊkˌbaɪn dɪŋ/
noun
1.
the process or art of binding, books.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; book + binding
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  • Enter polyvinyl acetate, which is the fancy name for carpenter's or bookbinding glue.
  • Occupational skill centers also provide an introduction to bindery work and bookbinding.
  • Demonstrations will feature a printing press, bookbinding, blacksmithing and potting.
  • Part of my library-related training is in bookbinding and preservation.
  • Machinery manufactured in this segment also is used in printing and bookbinding and in making semiconductors and circuit boards.

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