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noun
a very thin, almost transparent paper used for wrapping delicate articles, covering illustrations in books, copying letters, etc.
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Origin of tissue paper

First recorded in 1770–80
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tissue paper

noun
very thin soft delicate paper used to wrap breakable goods, as decoration, etc
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