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a style of book binding in which leather or other ornamental material covers the spine and corners
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A bookbinding in which the back and often the corners of the volume are bound in a material differing from the rest of the cover.