Definition of term:: Cracked

  • Cracked
    Refers to the condition of a book; there is a long narrow opening or break down the spine or in the cover
Danish: Revnet, splittet
Dutch: Gespleten
French: Fendu
German: Geplatzt
Italian: Screpolato, con fenditure
Spanish: Raja, quebradura
Swedish: Kluven, sprucken
Source: What bookdealers really mean. A dictionary by Tom Congalton and Dan Gregory (Between the Covers), with additions from other sources