Associations to the word «Binding»


BINDING, adjective. Assigning something that one will be held to.
BINDING, noun. An item (usually rope, tape, or string) used to hold two or more things together.
BINDING, noun. The spine of a book where the pages are held together.
BINDING, noun. (sewing) A finishing on a seam or hem of a garment.
BINDING, noun. (programming) The association of a named item with an element of a program.
BINDING, noun. (chemistry) The action or result of making two or more molecules stick together.
BINDING, verb. Present participle of bind
BINDING ENERGY, noun. (physics) The energy needed to separate the constituent parts of an atom or nucleus; equivalent to the mass defect.
BINDING KNOT, noun. A knot that may be used to keep an object or multiple loose objects together, using a string or a rope that passes at least once around them.
BINDING KNOTS, noun. Plural of binding knot
BINDING ON EQUIP, verb. Present participle of bind on equip
BINDING ON PICKUP, verb. Present participle of bind on pickup
BINDING OVER, verb. Present participle of bind over

Dictionary definition

BINDING, noun. The capacity to attract and hold something.
BINDING, noun. Strip sewn over or along an edge for reinforcement or decoration.
BINDING, noun. The act of applying a bandage.
BINDING, noun. One of a pair of mechanical devices that are attached to a ski and that will grip a ski boot; the bindings should release in case of a fall.
BINDING, noun. The protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book; "the book had a leather binding".
BINDING, adjective. Executed with proper legal authority; "a binding contract".

Wise words

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