papermaking
noun see papermaker

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • papermaking — noun The craft of making paper See Also: papermaker …   Wiktionary

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  • Museum of Papermaking in Duszniki-Zdrój — Coordinates: 50°24′16″N 16°23′45″E / 50.4044°N 16.3957°E / 50.4044; 16.3957 …   Wikipedia

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