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flyleaf

[flahy-leef] /ˈflaɪˌlif/
noun, plural flyleaves.
1.
a blank leaf in the front or the back of a book.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; fly1 (noun, in combination: something fastened by the edge) + leaf
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flyleaf

/ˈflaɪˌliːf/
noun (pl) -leaves
1.
the inner leaf of the endpaper of a book, pasted to the first leaf
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