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papery

[pey-puh-ree] /ˈpeɪ pə ri/
adjective
1.
like paper; thin or flimsy:
the papery petals of the narcissus.
Origin of papery
1620-1630
1620-30; paper + -y1
Related forms
paperiness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for paperiness

papery

/ˈpeɪpərɪ/
adjective
1.
like paper, esp in thinness, flimsiness, or dryness
Derived Forms
paperiness, noun
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