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size of a book whose pages are made by folding a sheet of paper twice to form four leaves 4to , quarto
size of a book whose pages are made by folding a sheet of paper three times to form eight leaves 8vo , eightvo , octavo
Philippine banana tree having leafstalks that yield Manila hemp used for rope and paper etc abaca , Manila hemp , Musa textilis
alcohol-soluble resin from Australian trees; used in varnishes and in manufacturing paper acaroid resin , accaroid resin , accroides , accroides gum , accroides resin , gum accroides
plastic (synthetic resin) made from amino compounds; used as an adhesive and as a coating for paper and textiles aminoplast , amino plastic , amino resin
complex carbohydrate found chiefly in seeds, fruits, tubers, roots and stem pith of plants, notably in corn, potatoes, wheat, and rice; an important foodstuff and used otherwise especially in adhesives and as fillers and stiffeners for paper and textiles amylum , starch
type genus of the family Argonautidae: paper nautilus Argonauta , genus Argonauta
high-quality paper (usually having a filler of china clay) art paper
typewriter's bar holding paper down bail
paper on which a vote is cast ballot
pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper ballpen , ballpoint , ballpoint pen , Biro
firework consisting of a small explosive charge and fuse in a heavy paper casing banger , cracker , firecracker
piece of paper money (especially one issued by a central bank) bank bill , banker's bill , banknote , bank note , bill , Federal Reserve note , government note , greenback , note
long strip of cloth or paper used for decoration or advertising banner , streamer
recording barometer; automatically records on paper the variations in atmospheric pressure barograph
soft thin absorbent paper for use in toilets bathroom tissue , toilet paper , toilet tissue
United States legislator who opposed the use of paper currency (1782-1858) Benton , Old Bullion , Thomas Hart Benton
birch of western United States resembling the paper birch but having brownish bark Betula fontinalis , mountain birch , swamp birch , water birch , Western birch , Western paper birch
paper, opaque thick printing Bible paper , India paper
pocket-size case for holding papers and paper money billfold , notecase , pocketbook , wallet
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