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carbon tissue

noun
1.
carbon paper (def 2).
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  • The carbon tissue comes only in rolls of 2½ feet by 12 feet, price $3.00, not cut.

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  • A very suitable instrument for timing the exposure of carbon tissue is Sawyer's actinometer.

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carbon tissue

noun
1.
a sheet of paper coated with pigmented gelatine, used in the carbon process Also called carbon paper
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