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papyraceous

[pap-uh-rey-shuh s]
adjective
  1. papery.
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Origin of papyraceous

1745–55; < Latin papȳr(us) papyrus + -aceous
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British Dictionary definitions for papyraceous

papyraceous

adjective
  1. of, relating to, made of, or resembling paper
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Word Origin for papyraceous

C18: from papyrus + -aceous . See paper
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papyraceous in Medicine

papyraceous

(păp′ə-rāshəs)
adj.
  1. Resembling parchment or paper.
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