saddle-stitch

[ sad-l-stich ]
/ ˈsæd lˌstɪtʃ /

verb (used with object)

to sew, bind, or decorate with a saddle stitch.

Origin of saddle-stitch

First recorded in 1930–35

Related forms

sad·dle-stitch·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for saddle stitching

saddle stitching


noun

a method of binding in which the sections of a publication are inserted inside each other and secured through the middle fold with thread, or wire staples
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