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English definition of “binding”

binding

adjective uk   /ˈbaɪn.dɪŋ/ us  
(especially of an agreement) that cannot be legally avoided or stopped: a binding agreement The contract wasn't legally binding.Rules and laws

binding

noun uk   /ˈbaɪn.dɪŋ/ us  
[C or U] the type of cover that a book hasBooks and parts of books [U] a thin strip of material that can be sewn along the edges of clothes or other objectsBands, straps and stripsKnitting and sewing
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