a paper tube or roll, almost flattened, having one side glued to the back of a book and the other to the inside of the spine.
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“Compliment” and “complement” had a shared meaning a long time ago, but today they are no longer interchangeable.
OTHER WORDS FROM hollow backhol·low-backed, adjective
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Medical definitions for hollow back
[ hŏl′ō ]
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