Associations to the word «Binder»

Wiktionary

BINDER, noun. Someone who binds, particularly someone who binds books; a bookbinder.
BINDER, noun. A cover or holder for unbound papers, pages etc.
BINDER, noun. Something that is used to bind things together, often referring to the mechanism that accomplishes this for a book.
BINDER, noun. (programming) A software mechanism that performs binding.
BINDER, noun. A dossier.
BINDER, noun. (agriculture) A machine used in harvesting that ties cut stalks of grain into a bundle.
BINDER, noun. (chemistry) A chemical that causes two other substances to form into one.
BINDER, noun. (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.
BINDER, noun. (mostly Minnesota) A rubber band.
BINDER, noun. Material or clothing used in binding or flattening the breasts.
BINDER CLIP, noun. A simple device for binding a few to many sheets of paper, leaving the sheets intact; a strip of stainless sheet steel bent into the shape of an isosceles triangle with loops at the apex.

Dictionary definition

BINDER, noun. A machine that cuts grain and binds it in sheaves.
BINDER, noun. Something used to bind separate particles together or facilitate adhesion to a surface.
BINDER, noun. Holds loose papers or magazines.
BINDER, noun. Something used to tie or bind.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats