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softbound

[sawft-bound, soft-] /ˈsɔftˌbaʊnd, ˈsɒft-/
noun, adjective
1.
paperback (defs 1, 2).
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; soft + bound1
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  • softbound and/or hardbound textbook programs in single and/or multi-volume are acceptable for all subjects and grades.
  • In softbound version or loose-leaf format with update service available separately.
  • The project was recently expanded to include softbound paperback books.
  • These softbound volumes are available to the public on request and are found in the law libraries in each county.

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