- a high-quality paper made from cotton or linen pulp.
Origin of rag paper
First recorded in 1825–35
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Historical Examples of rag paper
This thing of yours that you call a Pardon of Sins, it is a bit of rag-paper with ink.An English Grammar
W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell