three-quarter binding

three-quarter binding

noun Bookbinding.
a binding in which the material used for the back extends further over the covers than in half binding.

Origin:
1895–1900

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three-quarter binding
 
n
a bookbinding style in which the spine and much of the sides are in a different material (esp leather) from the rest of the covers

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