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hollow back

noun, Bookbinding.
a paper tube or roll, almost flattened, having one side glued to the back of a book and the other to the inside of the spine.
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hollow-backed, adjective Unabridged
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hollow back in Medicine

hollow back hol·low back (hŏl'ō)
See lordosis.

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