papermaker

[ pey-per-mey-ker ]
/ ˈpeɪ pərˌmeɪ kər /
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noun

a person or thing that makes paper.

Nearby words

  1. papergirl,
  2. paperhanger,
  3. paperhanging,
  4. paperknife,
  5. paperless,
  6. paperperson,
  7. paperweight,
  8. paperwork,
  9. papery,
  10. papeterie

Origin of papermaker

First recorded in 1565–75; paper + maker

Related formspa·per·mak·ing, noun

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Examples from the Web for papermaker

  • "I am a papermaker from Darmstadt out on a holiday," I said.

    The Escaping Club|A. J. Evans