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Definition: Paperback

Quick Summary of Paperback

A publication with signatures glued into a flexible cover, typically made of paper or cardboard. Also known as softcover, softbound or softback.

What is the dictionary definition of Paperback?

Dictionary Definition

A book with flexible binding.

Synonyms For Paperback

book, pocket book, soft-cover, novel, paperback book

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Page URL
Modern Language Association (MLA):
Paperback. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. July 07, 2020
Chicago Manual of Style (CMS):
Paperback. Payroll & Accounting Heaven Ltd. (accessed: July 07, 2020).
American Psychological Association (APA):
Paperback. Retrieved July 07, 2020, from website:

Definition Sources

Definitions for Paperback are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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