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foldout

[fohld-out] /ˈfoʊldˌaʊt/
noun
1.
a page larger than the trim size of a magazine or book, folded one or more times so as not to extend beyond the pages; gatefold.
adjective
2.
that must be unfolded to be used, read, viewed, etc.:
a cabinet with a foldout table.
Also, fold-out.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; noun, adj. use of verb phrase fold out
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British Dictionary definitions for fold out

foldout

/ˈfəʊldˌaʊt/
noun
1.
(printing) another name for gatefold
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Slang definitions & phrases for fold out

fold out

verb phrase

To abdicate responsibilities; slough off; cop out: He was not a guy who would just fold out

[1980s+; fr the act of folding, dropping out of a poker game]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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