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Main Entry: 1sheet
Pronunciation: primarystressshemacront
Function: noun
Etymology: Old English scemacronte, scimacrete "broad piece of cloth, sheet"
1 : a broad piece of cloth (as an article of bedding used next to the body)
2 a : a usually rectangular piece of paper b : an unbound page of a book -- usually used in plural c : a newspaper, magazine, or occasional publication <a gossip sheet> d : the unseparated postage stamps printed by one impression of a plate on a single piece of paper; also : PANE 2
3 : a broad surface of something <a sheet of ice>
4 : a portion of something that is thin in comparison to its length and width <a sheet of iron>
- sheetˇlike adjective

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