laid paper

noun
paper with fine parallel and cross lines produced in manufacturing.
Compare wove paper.


Origin:
1830–40

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laid paper
 
n
Compare wove paper paper with a regular mesh impressed upon it by the dandy roller on a paper-making machine

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Chain lines, vertical or horizontal, are incidental to the papermaking process and appear on all types of laid paper.
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