Definition of gathering in English:

gathering

Line breaks: gath¦er|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈgað(ə)rɪŋ
 
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noun

  • 2A group of leaves taken together, one inside another, in binding a book.
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    • Of course, it is not possible to have eleven leaves in one gathering of a quarto book.

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