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English definition of “bound”

bound

adjective (FASTENED)    /baʊnd/
tied with rope , cord , string , etc.: We found the girl bound and gagged .Lack of freedom to act (of a book ) having a cover made of paper , leather , or other material : The book was bound in shiny green leather .Covering and adding layers
(Definition of bound adjective (FASTENED) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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