linen paper

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noun

paper, usually superior in quality, made from pure linen or from substitutes that produce a similar paper finish.

Nearby words

  1. lineman's pliers,
  2. linen,
  3. linen closet,
  4. linen draper,
  5. linen panel,
  6. linenfold,
  7. linenized,
  8. lineolate,
  9. liner,
  10. liner note

Origin of linen paper

First recorded in 1720–30

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British Dictionary definitions for linen paper

linen paper

noun

paper made from flax fibres or having a similar texture
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