tear-out

[tair-out]
adjective
designed to be easily torn out, as from bound matter: a tear-out children's section of games and puzzles.

Origin:
adj. use of verb phrase tear out

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It contains a set of eight tear-out recipe cards with a storage pocket in the back of the booklet.
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Tear-out tip sheets on these topics are included in the brochures that were given to senior citizens today.
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