notepaper

[noht-pey-per]
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noun

writing paper, especially that used in writing notes or personal correspondence and usually less than 8½ × 11 inches (21.6 × 27.9 cm) in size.

Nearby words

  1. noteless,
  2. notelessly,
  3. notelet,
  4. notencephalocele,
  5. notepad,
  6. notes,
  7. notes inégales,
  8. noteworthy,
  9. noteć,
  10. nother

Origin of notepaper

First recorded in 1840–50; note + paper

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British Dictionary definitions for note-paper

notepaper

noun

paper for writing letters; writing paper
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Word Origin and History for note-paper

note-paper

n.

1848, from note (n.) + paper (n.).

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