WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
(-yāz′; Fr. -yā′).USA pronunciation
- [Bookbinding.]a number of sheets of paper or leaves of a book placed together, as for binding.
- a report of the proceedings of any body:A cahier of the committee was presented to the legislature.
- Foreign Terms(italics) [French.]
- paperback book.
- French; Middle French quaer gathering (of sheets of a book); see quire