groundwood
noun Etymology: 3ground Date: 1885 wood ground up and used to make pulp for paper

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  • groundwood — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : wood ground into small particles by revolving grindstones and used in paper pulp groundwood pulp groundwood paper also : the pulp made from such wood * * * /grownd wood /, n. Papermaking. wood that has been ground for making… …   Useful english dictionary

  • groundwood — medienos masė statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Mechaninio trynimo būdu gauta plaušinė medienos medžiaga popieriui, kartonui gaminti. atitikmenys: angl. groundwood; mechanical pulp; wood pulp rus. древесная масса …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • groundwood — /grownd wood /, n. Papermaking. wood that has been ground for making into pulp. [1915 20; GROUND2 + WOOD1] * * * …   Universalium

  • groundwood — noun Wood that has been mechanically ground for pulp or direct use to produce certain kinds of paper or board; mechanical pulp …   Wiktionary

  • groundwood — ground•wood [[t]ˈgraʊndˌwʊd[/t]] n. pri wood that has been ground for making into pulp • Etymology: 1915–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • groundwood pulp — wood pulp consisting of groundwood that has not been cooked or chemically treated, used for making newsprint and other poorer grades of paper. Also called mechanical pulp. Cf. chemical pulp. * * * …   Universalium

  • groundwood pulp — wood pulp consisting of groundwood that has not been cooked or chemically treated, used for making newsprint and other poorer grades of paper. Also called mechanical pulp. Cf. chemical pulp …   Useful english dictionary

  • Groundwood paper — Бумага на основе древесной массы …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • papermaking — [pā′pər māk΄iŋ] n. the making of paper papermaker n. * * * pa·per·mak·ing (pāʹpər mā kĭng) n. The process or craft of making paper.   paʹper·mak er n. * * * Introduction       formation of a matted or felted sheet, usually of cellulose fibres,… …   Universalium

  • Verso Paper Sartell Mill — The Sartell Paper Mill, officially the Verso Paper Sartell Mill, is a paper mill located in the city of Sartell in the U.S. state of Minnesota. The mill is owned and operated by Verso Paper.HistoryWatab Pulp and PaperThe original company, Watab… …   Wikipedia

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