bookbinding

[book-bahyn-ding]
noun
the process or art of binding, books.

Origin:
1765–75; book + binding

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bookbinder (ˈbʊkˌbaɪndə)
 
n
a person whose business or craft is binding books
 
'bookbinding
 
n

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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.
Machinery manufactured in this segment also is used in printing and bookbinding and in making semiconductors and circuit boards.
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