verb (used with object)
Origin of calender
Related formscal·en·der·er, noun
Examples from the Web for calendering
The latter finish consists of slightly stiffening and calendering the cloth.Textiles|William H. Dooley
Such damp spots in the paper crush in the calendering and make blackened areas in the paper.From Paper-mill to Pressroom|William Bond Wheelwright
Before the final rolling in the calendering machine the fabric is lightly smoothed by passing over warm cylinders.
Cal′endering; Cal′endrer, one whose business it is to calender cloth; Cal′endry, a place where calendering is done.
Calendering and beetling make the material smooth and lustrous and reduce the thickness.Foods and Household Management|Helen Kinne