a book spine presenting a completely flat surface.
a book bound with such a spine.
noun A prostitute: His prostitutes are well known for being unhooked flatbackers (1960s+)
[flat-bed] /ˈflætˌbɛd/ noun 1. Also called flatbed trailer, flatbed truck. a truck or trailer having an open body in the form of a platform without sides or stakes. Compare . 2. .
- Flat-bed lorry
/ˈflætˌbɛd/ noun 1. a lorry with a flat platform for its body
- Flat-bed plotter
noun 1. a mechanized drafting device, usually computer driven, incorporating a moving pen whose horizontal and vertical range in two dimensions is limited only by the size of the bed of the device.