Having the sort of flexible binding characteristic of a paperback book.

He has literary leanings, is reading Gibbons Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, buying each volume as he can, in a paperbacked edition.

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  • paperbacked — pa per*backed (p[=a] p[ e]r*b[a^]kt ), adj. 1. same as {paperback}. Syn: paperback. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paperbacked — adjective see paperback …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • paperbacked — See paperback. * * * …   Universalium

  • paperbacked — adj. soft covered, covered with a paper cover (book) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • paperbacked — adjective (of books) having a flexible binding • Syn: ↑paperback • Similar to: ↑bound • Derivationally related forms: ↑paperback (for: ↑paperback) * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • paperback — pa per*back adj. having a flexible binding; of books. Contrasted to {hardcover} or {hardbacked} or {hardbound}. Syn: paperbacked, soft bound, softcover, softback. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paperback — noun Date: 1899 a book with a flexible paper binding • paperback also paperbacked adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • paperbound — [pā′pər bound΄] adj. designating or of a book bound in paper; paperbacked * * * pa·per·bound (pāʹpər bound ) adj. Bound in paper; paperback. * * * …   Universalium

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