velobinding

[ vel-oh bahyn-ding, vee-loh‐ ]
/ ˈvɛl oʊ ˌbaɪn dɪŋ, ˈvi loʊ‐ /

noun

a technique for binding books or documents that uses a narrow plastic strip along the length of the front and back binding edges and plastic pegs to attach the strips through holes punched in the pages.

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Also vel·o·bind [vel-oh-bahynd, vee-loh‐] /ˈvɛl oʊˌbaɪnd, ˈvi loʊ‐/

Origin of velobinding

First recorded in 1970–75; origin uncertain

Words nearby velobinding

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