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29 entries found for paper. The first 10 are listed below.
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Main Entry: 1pa·per
Pronunciation: primarystresspamacr-pschwar
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English papir "paper," from early French papier (same meaning), from Latin papyrus "paper, papyrus" --related to PAPYRUS
1 a : a thin sheet made usually from rags, wood, straw, or bark and used to write or print on, to wrap things in, or to cover walls b : a sheet or piece of paper
2 a : a piece of paper having something written or printed on it b : a written composition
3 : NEWSPAPER
4 : WALLPAPER

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