India paper

India paper

noun
1.
a fine, thin, opaque paper made in the Orient, used chiefly in the production of thin-paper editions and for impressions of engravings.

Origin:
1760–70

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To india paper
Collins
World English Dictionary
India paper
 
n
1.  a thin soft opaque printing paper made in the Orient
2.  another name (not in technical usage) for Bible paper

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature