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binding in Material & textiles topic

bindingbinding2 noun  1 [countable]TCN a book cover2 [uncountable]TIMD material sewn or stuck along the edge of a piece of cloth for strength or decoration
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bindingIn moments of passion trussed-up participants have been known to remove their adhesive bindings.The fore-edge painting could, of course, be combined with a vellum or Etruscan calf binding.Seven centuries of manuscripts, fine bindings and beautifully illustrated books, will be on display.In other words oxygen binding is reversible.Once a boarder falls with his head under the snow, it becomes difficult to disengage the bindings, the article said.Two of the volumes were completely empty, their photographs removed in haste, mounts and torn corners clustered in the bindings.If you know how to use a large screwdriver you can swap over the bindings yourself.Matched brass florets mark the corners of the three leather volumes that contain them, and delicate brass chains fasten their bindings.