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verb accuse, arrest, chronicle, docket, engage, enter, enumerate, file, index, inscribe, insert, list, log, make an entry, mark down, note, order, post, prefer charges, record, register, report, schedule, seize legally, tabulate, take into custody, write down
See also: document, employ, engage, enroll, file, hire, program, publication, record, register, retain, script, set down

BOOK. A general name given to every literary composition which is printed; but appropriately to a printed composition bound in a volume.
     2. The copyright, (q. v.) or exclusive right to print and publish a book, may be secured to the author and his assigns for the term of twenty- eight years; and, if the author be living, and a citizen of the United States, or resident therein, the same right shall be continued to him for the further term of fourteen years, by complying with the conditions of the act of Congress; one of which is, that he shall, within three months after publication, deliver, or cause to be delivered, a copy of the same to the clerk of the said district. Act of February 3, 1831. 4 Sharsw. cont. of Story's L. U. S. 2223.

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The company says it understands the necessity for specialist attachments for printing and bookbinding machines and has invested significantly in R&D to develop chain which fits most machines, including tent style chain for Heidelberg printing machines.
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I have been bookbinding since finishing secondary school, back in the eighties.
Students learn about materials and techniques as well as about the history of bookbinding, papermaking and printing.
Bookbinding presents a careful, step-by-step approach to case binding, which is the most common style of crafting a full-sized book.
To be a craft bookbinder, you can do part-time or short courses in bookbinding at many colleges.
To be a craft bookbinder, you can do part-time or short courses in bookbinding at many colleges, and attend higher education courses, including BTEC HNC/HND and degrees in craft bookbinding at specialist colleges.
Fuller's adhesives are used by a wide range of industries, from appliances and bookbinding to textiles and tissues, while its construction unit makes caulking, coatings and other products.
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The claimed adhesives are useful as adhesives such as are employed in various applications, such as in masking tape, clear office tape, labels, decals, bandages, decorative and protective sheets (such as shelf and drawer liners), floor tiles, sanitary napkin/incontinence device placement strips, sun control films, the joining of gaskets to automobile windows, packaging, bookbinding, construction of nonwoven articles and insulation bonding.