a person or company whose business or work is the binding of books.
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a person whose business or craft is binding books
bindery. Historical Examples The Man in Lower Ten Mary Roberts Rinehart Practical Bookbinding Paul Adam Travels Through North America, v. 1-2 Berhard Saxe-Weimar Eisenach The U-boat hunters James B. Connolly noun (pl) -eries a place in which books are bound Often shortened to bindery
the process or art of binding books. Historical Examples English Heraldic Book-stamps Cyril Davenport Bookbinding, and the Care of Books Douglas Cockerell Bookbinding, and the Care of Books Douglas Cockerell Anecdotes & Incidents of the Deaf and Dumb W. R. Roe English Embroidered Bookbindings Cyril James Humphries Davenport Notes on Bookbinding for Libraries John Cotton […]
the destruction of writings of which the subject, the view of the author, or the like is considered politically or socially objectionable: used as a means of censorship or oppression. Historical Examples Notes and Queries, Number 236, May 6, 1854 Various The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles.