wraparound

[rap-uh-round]
adjective
1.
(of a garment) made to fold around or across the body so that one side of the garment overlaps the other forming the closure.
2.
extending in a curve from the front around to the sides: a wraparound windshield.
3.
of, pertaining to, or arranged under a wraparound mortgage: wraparound financing.
4.
all-inclusive; comprehensive: a wraparound insurance plan.
noun
5.
a wraparound object.
7.
Printing. a thin metal, plastic, or rubber plate made flat and then wrapped around a cylinder for printing on a rotary press.
9.
British, book jacket.
Also, wrap-around.


Origin:
1965–70; adj., noun use of verb phrase wrap around (something)

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wraparound (ˈræpəˌraʊnd)
 
n
computing another name for word wrapping

wrapround or wraparound (ˈræpˌraʊnd, ˈræpəˌraʊnd)
 
adj
1.  made so as to be wrapped round something: a wrapround skirt
2.  surrounding, curving round, or overlapping
3.  curving round in one continuous piece: a wrapround windscreen
 
n
4.  printing a flexible plate of plastic, metal, or rubber that is made flat but used wrapped round the plate cylinder of a rotary press
5.  printing Also called: outsert, Sometimes shortened to: wrap a separately printed sheet folded around a section for binding
6.  a slip of paper folded round the dust jacket of a book to announce a price reduction, special offer, etc
7.  another name for wrapover
 
wraparound or wraparound
 
adj
 
n

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Example sentences
The two buildings are buffered by shaded patios, wraparound porches and enticing breezeways that overlook lavish grounds.
For a slightly larger room, reserve a deluxe corner room with wraparound floor-to-ceiling windows.
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