Origin of calender
OTHER WORDS FROM calendercal·en·der·er, noun
How to use calender in a sentence
Therefore the finishing process includes brushing, very light starching or sizing, then calendering or pressing.
Calendering and beetling make the material smooth and lustrous and reduce the thickness.Foods and Household Management|Helen Kinne
For example, some papers are wanted with a rough or "antique" finish, as it is called; in such cases calendering is omitted.A Book of Exposition|Homer Heath Nugent
The latter finish consists of slightly stiffening and calendering the cloth.
Before the final rolling in the calendering machine the fabric is lightly smoothed by passing over warm cylinders.