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noun

thin paper densely wrinkled to resemble crepe, used for decorating, wrapping, etc.

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Also called crepe.

Origin of crepe paper

First recorded in 1890–95

OTHER WORDS FROM crepe paper

crepe-paper, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for crepe paper

crepe paper

noun

thin crinkled coloured paper, resembling crepe and used for decorations
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