Definition of casebound in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈkeɪsbaʊnd


  • (Of a book) hardback.
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    • This is because most hardback books are case-bound in leather or cloth and you have to laminate the cloth or cover before binding in order to print reproductions.
    • I'm enjoying sketching, mainly in pen and wash, in my small Winsor & Newton case-bound book.
    • Above that is my small case-bound sketch-book complete with elastic band to hold it shut against the water-buckled pages that are eternally anxious to escape.

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