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Fourdrinier

[foo r-drin-ee-er] /fʊərˈdrɪn i ər/
noun
1.
a machine for manufacturing paper.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40; named after Henry and Sealy Fourdrinier, 19th-century English papermakers
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Fourdrinier

/fʊəˈdrɪnɪə/
noun
1.
a particular type of paper-making machine that forms the paper in a continuous web
Word Origin
C19: named after Henry (died 1854) and Sealy (died 1847) Fourdrinier, English paper makers
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