[n] the act of applying a bandage
[n] the front and back covering of a book; "the book had a leather binding"
[n] strip sewn over or along an edge for reinforcement or decoration
[n] the capacity to attract and hold something
[adj] causing constipation
[adj] hindering freedom of movement; "tight garments are uncomfortably binding"
[adj] executed with proper legal authority; "a binding contract"