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"binder" in British English

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bindernoun [C]

uk   /ˈbaɪn.dər/  us   /ˈbaɪn.dɚ/
  • binder noun [C] (COVER)

a hard ​cover in which ​paperdocuments or ​magazines are ​stored: a ​leather/​plastic binder
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  • binder noun [C] (MACHINE)

a ​machine used on ​farms to ​fastencrops into sheaves (= ​bundles) after they have been ​cut
  • binder noun [C] (SUBSTANCE)

a ​substanceadded to a ​mixture to make all the ​partsstick together
(Definition of binder from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"binder" in American English

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bindernoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɑɪn·dər/
a ​stiffcover that can ​holdloosepapers, often having a ​part that ​fastens them: a three-ring binder
(Definition of binder from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"binder" in Business English

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bindernoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbaɪndər/
LAW a ​shortdocument showing an ​agreement between a ​buyer and a ​seller, used for a ​shortperiod while the complete ​document is being prepared: a binder ​agreement In the ​case of a ​realestatepurchase, a binder contains the basic ​terms of the ​transaction. A binder will give ​insurancecoverage for a ​specifiedperiod of ​time until the ​actualinsurancepolicy can be ​issued.
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WORKPLACE a hard ​cover in which ​paperdocuments can be ​stored: Your ​report will ​look more ​professional if it is ​presented in an attractive binder.
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(Definition of binder from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “binder”
in Arabic حافِظة أوراق…
in Korean 바인더…
in Portuguese fichário…
in Catalan carpeta, arxivador…
in Japanese (紙などをとじる)バインダー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 活页夹, 装订工…
in Turkish klasör…
in Russian папка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 活頁夾, 裝訂工…
in Italian raccoglitore ad anelli…
in Polish segregator…
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