binding
I. noun Date: 13th century 1. the action of one that binds 2. a material or device used to bind: as a. the cover and materials that hold a book together b. a narrow fabric used to finish raw edges c. a set of ski fastenings for holding the boot firm on the ski II. adjective Date: 14th century 1. that binds 2. imposing an obligation • bindingly adverbbindingness noun

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