outsert

[ out-surt ]
/ ˈaʊtˌsɜrt /

noun Bookbinding.

an additional folded signature or sheet into which another is bound.

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decorum
Also called outset, wraparound.

Origin of outsert

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British Dictionary definitions for outsert

outsert
/ (ˈaʊtˌsɜːt) /

noun

another word for wrapround (def. 5)

Word Origin for outsert

C20: based on insert
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