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English definition of “dog-eared”

dog-eared

adjective     /ˈdɒɡ.ɪəd/ US  /ˈdɑːɡ.ɪrd/
A book or paper that is dog-eared has the pages turned down at the corners as a result of a lot of use.In bad condition
(Definition of dog-eared adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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