tracing paper

noun
a thin, transparent paper for making tracings.

Origin:
1815–25

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tracing paper
 
n
strong transparent paper used for tracing

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Example sentences
Using pencils and tracing paper, he creates a drawing of the design that the
  customer has requested.
Seventy-eight of the drawings are executed in graphite on tracing paper.
They are on tracing paper, which is yellow with age.
Place a sheet of tracing paper over a sheet of heavy white paper.
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