- a stone, as a perpend, for bonding masonry.
- a girder supporting the ends of two sets of floor joists.
- a material for holding loose material together, as in a macadamized road.
- stirrup(def 4).
Origin of binder
Examples from the Web for binder
Contemporary Examples of binder
The letter is four pages long, written on binder paper, in careful cursive.Life as an Undocumented Immigrant
Jose Antonio Vargas
April 28, 2014
I will be glad to hand this binder down to my niece and vouch for its comfort.
The binder is much too small to contain women, and in fact does not even fit one woman very adequately.
“Expanding the scope of conflict makes it much harder for Republicans to keep control of the story,” Binder says.When Politicians Run Away
David A. Graham
February 19, 2011
Brendan Sullivan arrived at the E. 53rd St. offices of Harper Collins with a binder of legal documents.The Unauthorized Biographer's Challenge
November 4, 2010
Historical Examples of binder
The most widely used method is to mix clay or other binder with the sand.
This is especially necessary when the binder is of inferior quality.
The table, the press, the binder were each in their proper place.The Crevice
William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander
So, here's Binder and a neatly wrapped-up package of a folktale of the future.Shipwreck in the Sky
When sending a book to the binder, definite instructions should always be enclosed.The Book-Hunter at Home
P. B. M. Allan
- a person who binds books; bookbinder
- a machine that is used to bind books
Old English bindere "one who binds" (see bind). Of various objects or products that bind, from early 16c.