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[noht-pey-per] /ˈnoʊtˌpeɪ pər/
writing paper, especially that used in writing notes or personal correspondence and usually less than 8½ × 11 inches (21.6 × 27.9 cm) in size.
Origin of notepaper
1840-50; note + paper Unabridged
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  • It was unusually thick, quite unlike ordinary notepaper.
  • The lined notepaper is covered in tightly spaced script, in blue ink.
  • With notepaper, sketch books and/or cameras, build a collection of information and images of the plants and animals you see.
  • Cut up one-sided flyers and use the pieces for notepaper to keep by the telephone or use for shopping lists.
  • All necessary materials, including notepaper, will be provided.
  • So he seized the moment to place or three sheets of club notepaper.
British Dictionary definitions for notepaper


paper for writing letters; writing paper
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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