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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOLDER

"Pardon," said the guard to me, "but I see no harm," and he handed her the folder.

Daniel Stern slapped a folder down on his desk and got to his feet.

"Friend of mine," Ringg said, and Bart proffered his folder.

Which is how I happen to spot this folder with the halftone cut on it.

Her folder was full of notations by case worker after case worker.

Gloria picked up a folder and pretended to concentrate on it.

She said: "Certainly," put away the folder she had been consulting, and went in.

He ruffled his up-to-now-neat In basket and finally found the folder he wanted.

He sighed heavily and tapped the folder with all those pudgy fingers.

At fig. 64 is shown a convenient form of folder for covering.

WORD ORIGIN

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

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