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, usually blank, inserted between or bound with the regular printed
of a book, as to separate chapters or provide room for a reader's notes.
verb (used with object)
to provide blank leaves in (a book) for notes or written comments.
to insert blank leaves between (the regular printed leaves).
to insert something alternately and regularly between the pages or parts of:
Interleave the eight-page form with carbon paper.
to insert (material) alternately and regularly between the pages or parts of something else:
Interleave carbon paper between the pages of the form.
to arrange (an operation) so that two or more programs, sets of instructions, etc., are performed in an alternating fashion.
to mix (data and control characters) in a single operation.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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British Dictionary definitions for
a blank leaf inserted between the leaves of a book
often foll by with
) to intersperse (with), esp alternately, as the illustrations in a book (with protective leaves)
to provide (a book) with blank leaves for notes, etc, or to protect illustrations
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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