Bible paper
noun Date: 1903 India paper 2

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Bible paper — is a thin grade of paper used for printing books which have a large number of pages, such as Bibles, encyclopedias and dictionaries. It often has a relatively high proportion of cotton or linen fibres, which increase its strength despite its… …   Wikipedia

  • bible paper — noun Usage: usually capitalized B : india paper * * * a very thin, strong, opaque rag paper often used for Bibles, prayer books, dictionaries, and the like. Also called India paper. [1925 30] * * * Bible paper noun Very thin strong paper for… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bible paper — noun see india paper * * * a very thin, strong, opaque rag paper often used for Bibles, prayer books, dictionaries, and the like. Also called India paper. [1925 30] * * * Bible paper noun Very thin strong paper for printing • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bible paper — a very thin, strong, opaque rag paper often used for Bibles, prayer books, dictionaries, and the like. Also called India paper. [1925 30] * * * …   Universalium

  • Bible paper — Словарная бумага, библьдрук; Словарная бумага …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • bible — 1. (bible) (8139↑, 3455↓) An ancient novel full of murder, corruption, homosexuality, bestiality, incest and cruelty. It is often read to children on Sunday. Author: The Canadian Information Minister http://bible.urbanup.com/125832 2. (Bible)… …   Urban English dictionary

  • paper — Synonyms and related words: Bible paper, CD, IOU, India paper, MO, MS, Manila paper, acceptance, acceptance bill, alabaster, analysis, archives, art paper, article, assignment, autograph, bank acceptance, bank check, baryta paper, bill, bill of… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • paper — n 1. writing or letter paper, notepaper, stationery, vellum, parchment, papyrus; typing paper, bond paper, bond, foolscap, letterhead; tissue paper, tracing paper, onionskin, India paper, Bible paper; newsprint, Manila paper, Manila, construction …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Paper recycling — is the process of recovering waste paper and remaking it into new paper products. There are three categories of paper that can be used as feedstocks for making recycled paper: mill broke, pre consumer waste, and post consumer waste.cite web title …   Wikipedia

  • Bible — (n.) early 14c., from Anglo Latin biblia, O.Fr. bible (13c.) the Bible, also any large book generally, from Medieval and Late Latin biblia (neuter plural interpreted as feminine singular), in phrase biblia sacra holy books, a translation of Greek …   Etymology dictionary

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