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flock paper

a wallpaper treated with flock to emphasize a design or effect.
Origin of flock paper
First recorded in 1740-50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Much is said about flock paper, and many were the methods of preparing it.

    Old Time Wall Papers Katherine Abbott Sanborn
  • This papier velout, called tontisse by Le Franois, was exported to England, where it became known as "flock paper."

    Old Time Wall Papers Katherine Abbott Sanborn
British Dictionary definitions for flock paper

flock paper

a type of wallpaper with a raised pattern See also flock2 (sense 3)
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