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What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources
Term english
Tidemark
Definition english
A line on paper caused by its interaction with water. Increased global warming may result in more of this, especially if you live at the shore. Differs from a stain in that tidemark connotes a bookseller with a thesaurus.
Term french
Tidemark
Term german
Wasserrand
Definition german
Bräunlicher Rand auf einem Blatt, der durch Feuchtigkeit entstanden ist: ein Wasserrand.
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