bookbinder

[ book-bahyn-der ]
/ ˈbʊkˌbaɪn dər /

noun

a person or company whose business or work is the binding of books.

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Origin of bookbinder

1300–50; Middle English bok-bindere; see book, binder
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British Dictionary definitions for bookbinder

bookbinder
/ (ˈbʊkˌbaɪndə) /

noun

a person whose business or craft is binding books

Derived forms of bookbinder

bookbinding, noun
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