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slipcase

[slip-keys] /ˈslɪpˌkeɪs/
noun
1.
a box for a book or set of books, open on one side so that the spine is visible.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; slip1 + case2
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Examples for slipcase
  • The cardboard slipcase references the cardboard furniture.
  • The set is protected by a matching hardcover slipcase.
British Dictionary definitions for slipcase

slipcase

/ˈslɪpˌkeɪs/
noun
1.
a protective case for a book or set of books that is open at one end so that only the spines of the books are visible
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