• (RP) IPA: /ˈbaɪndə/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈbaɪndɚ/

binder (plural binders)

  1. Someone who binds
    1. Someone who binds books, bookbinder.
  2. A cover or holder for unbound papers, pages etc.
  3. Something that is used to bind things together, often referring to the mechanism that accomplishes this for a book.
  4. (programming) A software mechanism that performs binding.
    • 2004, Paul Vick, The Visual Basic .NET Programming Language (page 389)
      The runtime binder considers inheritance and name hiding, and does overload resolution.
  5. A dossier.
  6. (agriculture) A machine used in harvesting that ties cut stalks of grain into a bundle.
  7. (chemistry) A chemical or other substance that causes two other substances to form into one.
  8. (legal) A down payment on a piece of real property that secures the payor the right to purchase the property from the payee upon an agreement of terms.
  9. (mostly, Minnesota) A rubber band.
  10. Material or clothing used in binding or flattening the breasts.
  11. (molecular biology) protein binder
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  • French: relieur
  • German: Buchbinder
  • Russian: переплётчик
  • Spanish: encuadernador
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