A gold medal was awarded for a harvester and self-binder (McCormick's).
The creeping or trailing type is a common one, as in the English bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis), which has also a tendency to climb, and Calystegia Soldanella, the sea-bindweed, the long creeping stem of which forms a sandbinder on English seashores; a widespread and efficient tropical sand-binder is Ipomaea Pes-Caprae.
The fibre has come into use as a suitable material for binder-twine as used in self-binding reaping machines.
The woman checked a ring binder on the picnic table, running down the names with her finger.
The cordage works are among the largest in the world, and consume immense quantities of sisal fibre imported from Mexico and manila from the Philippine Islands; binder-twine for binding wheat is one of the principal products.