Binding meaning

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Binding is defined as an action or something that ties together, attaches or holds down.

An example of a binding is the two members of a family being co-owners on a piece of property.

An example of a binding are bungee cords securing boxes in the back of a truck.

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The definition of binding is something that limits or holds someone to an agreement.

An example of binding is someone being tied to a chair and unable to move; a binding situation.

An example of binding is an alimony agreement saying how much a person has to pay in spousal support; a binding agreement.

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Imposing or commanding adherence to a commitment, an obligation, or a duty.

Binding arbitration; a binding agreement.

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The action of one that binds.

Glue for the binding of pieces of plastic pipe.

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Uncomfortably tight and confining.
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That holds one to an agreement, promise, etc.
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A thing that binds, as.
  • The fastenings on a ski for the boot.
  • A band or bandage.
  • Tape used in sewing to strengthen seams, edges, etc.
  • The covers and backing of a book.
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Assigning something that one will be held to.

This contract is a legally binding agreement.

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A strip of fabric or tape sewn or attached over or along an edge for protection, reinforcement, or ornamentation.
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(sports) The fastening on a ski or board for securing the boot, often releasing automatically to prevent injury.
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Serving to bind.

A binding protein.

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Tending to cause constipation.

Foods that are binding.

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The action of a person or thing that binds.
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A cohesive substance for holding a mixture together.
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That binds; restrictive.
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Obligatory.
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An item (usually rope, tape, or string) used to hold two or more things together.
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The spine of a book where the pages are held together.
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(sewing) A finishing on a seam or hem of a garment.
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(programming) The association of a named item with an element of a program.
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Present participle of bind.
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Something that binds or is used as a binder.
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