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English

noun

Case (plural Cases)

  1. The covering material, boards and inlay of a book, i.e., a book cover ready to be attached to the text block. Edition binding and library bindings have cases and are said to be case bindings.[1]

Translations

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  • French: couverture (fr), emboîtage (fr)
  • German: Einbanddecke (de)
  • Italian: placcare (it), laminare (it)
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  • Swedish: Löspärm (sv)

verb

Case (third-person singular simple present Cases, present participle casing, simple past and past participle cased)

References

  1. Roberts, Don., et al. Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books : a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology. Library of Congress : For Sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1982.