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rag paper

noun
1.
a high-quality paper made from cotton or linen pulp.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
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Examples for rag paper
  • Film was placed in aluminum containers and other objects were individually wrapped in heavy rag paper and tied with linen twine.
  • Reprints are on heavy modern rag paper showing a ribbed effect against the light.
  • To be sure rag paper stays flat, place weights on the boards.
  • Systematic differences were observed between the gelatin-sized rag paper samples, and those on unsized papers.

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