paper bleached white.
an official governmental report.
an authoritative report issued by any organization: The TV network presented its white paper on news coverage of major crimes.
an official British government publication on a specific subject prepared by a committee and presented to the House of Commons, usually reporting results of a recent investigation or summarizing policy.
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How to use white paper in a sentence
Per the IOM white paper, about 100,000 people a year die because of medical mistakes.Measles Vaccine Mix-Up Kills Dozens of Syrian Children | Kent Sepkowitz | September 18, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
In late 2009 Borkholder wrote a white paper proposal to DARPA that pitched a disposable blast gauge using a tiny pressure sensor.How a Thumb-Sized Gauge Is Revolutionizing Traumatic Brain Injuries | Brian Castner | March 23, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The current white paper also suggests a reduction in rapid deployment forces from 30,000 to between 15,000 and 20,000.
Another possibility was releasing a white paper to the public.
Nor, given the premises of the white paper, is it obvious why capture would even have to be attempted.White Paper Suggests U.S. Could Launch Drones Into U.S. Cities | Kal Raustiala | February 17, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
A proclamation was issued by government to establish a manufactory for white paper in England.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Next she came upon two packets sealed up in white paper, with Val's own seal.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
A board was fastened to the top of the pole, and there was a square, white paper tacked to the board.Motor Matt's Daring, or, True to His Friends | Stanley R. Matthews
This line style, whose world is not the wall or the canvas, but white paper, can do with a proportionately meagre study of nature.The History of Modern Painting, Volume 1 (of 4) | Richard Muther
Bill smeared some ink on a blotter and took up a bit of white paper.Radio Boys Loyalty | Wayne Whipple
British Dictionary definitions for white paper
(often capitals) an official government report in any of a number of countries, including Britain, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada, which sets out the government's policy on a matter that is or will come before Parliament
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