India paper


noun

a fine, thin, opaque paper made in Asia, used chiefly in the production of thin-paper editions and for impressions of engravings.

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Origin of India paper

First recorded in 1760–70
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India paper

noun

a thin soft opaque printing paper made in the Orient
another name (not in technical usage) for Bible paper
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