or fold-out



a page larger than the trim size of a magazine or book, folded one or more times so as not to extend beyond the pages; gatefold.


that must be unfolded to be used, read, viewed, etc.: a cabinet with a foldout table.

Nearby words

  1. folding chair,
  2. folding door,
  3. folding money,
  4. folding press,
  5. folding rule,
  6. foldup,
  7. foley,
  8. foley catheter,
  9. folia,
  10. foliaceous

Origin of foldout

First recorded in 1945–50; noun, adj. use of verb phrase fold out Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for foldout



printing another name for gatefold
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