Shake hands—ever since the charta forest; shake hands again.
King John's barons were never better pleased with their charta than I am with this letter.
The Greeks called it charta Damascena, having been manufactured or sold in the city of Damascus.
charta exploratoria, L. Under this head may be conveniently included all the varieties of prepared paper employed in testing.
Hence it was called charta bombycina or Damascena, or, from its silky texture, charta serica.
In Damascus this manufacture was an important branch of industry, for which reason it was called charta Damascena.
Map from Mappa, meaning cloth, and chart from charta, meaning parchment.
The volcanic eruption can be avoided by a roll of paper inscribed with the single word 'charta'!
The Chachu and the charta are large clear streams, evidently draining from the great central lake district.
In medival times paper was known as charta bombycina, and sometimes as charta Damascena, the latter from its place of origin.