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Binding

1. In printing, the process that collates and attaches pages to each other to create the finished book or periodical. Binding is also called the bindery line.

2. See: Binding a Tariff.

3. For insurance, see: Binding receipt.
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the drafting of a binding time and material contract implementation schedule,
With good reason we move thus through solemn rites, one after the other, even though we know instinctively that the reality we celebrate is not a sequence of events but rather a single mystery binding time and eternity, loss and love, empty hearts and fulfilled communities.
has been possible and actual simply and solely because the products of time- binding work not only survive, but naturally propagate their kind-- ideas begetting ideas, inventions leading to other inventions, knowledge breeding knowledge; we therefore know that the amount of progress which a single generation can make, if it has an adequate supply of raw material and is unhampered by hostile circumstances, depends, not only upon its native capacity for binding time, but also--and this is of the utmost importance--upon the total progress made by preceding generations .