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dust jacketnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdʌst ˌdʒæk.ɪt/ us   /ˈdʌst ˌdʒæk.ɪt/
a paper cover for a book, usually with the title of the book and the name of the author (= writer) printed on it
(Definition of dust jacket from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dust jacketnoun [C]

/ˈdʌst ˌdʒæk·ɪt/
a sheet of stiff paper, often in color, wrapped around the cover of a book to protect and advertise it
(Definition of dust jacket from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dust jacket”
in Chinese (Simplified) (书籍的)护封,书套…
in Chinese (Traditional) (書籍的)護封,書套…
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