folder


folder

noun

  1. a person or thing that folds.
  2. a printed sheet, as a circular or timetable, folded into a number of usually pagelike sections.
  3. a folded sheet of light cardboard used to cover or hold papers, letters, etc., as in a file.
  4. Computers. directory(def 4a).

noun

  1. a binder or file for holding loose papers, etc
  2. a folded circular
  3. a machine for folding printed sheets
  4. a person or thing that folds
  5. computing another name for directory (def. 5)
n.

1550s as “one who folds;” 1911 as “folding cover for loose papers;” agent noun from fold (v.).

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