Definition of Paperiness

1. Noun. the property of being papery, having paperlike properties ¹



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Definition of Paperiness

1. [n -ES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Paperiness

papercrete
papercut
papercuts
papered
paperer
paperers
papergirl
papergirls
paperhanger
paperhangers
paperhanging
paperhangings
paperhood
paperier
paperiest
paperiness (current term)
paperinesses
papering
paperings
paperknife
paperknives
paperless
paperless office
paperless offices
paperlessly
paperlessness
paperlike
papermaker
papermakers
papermaking

Literary usage of Paperiness

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1. Trends in Japanese Textile Technology by John E. Berkowitch (2000)
"The drapability of these garments contrasts with the relative stiffness and paperiness of the functionally equivalent Gore-Tex counterparts that pioneered ..."

2. Woollen Spinning: A Text-book for Students in Technical Schools and Colleges by Charles Vickerman (1894)
"... and hence arises the stiffness, the paperiness, and the tenderness of our present - day woollen fabrics; whereas a properly-constructed thread makes a ..."

3. Masters in Art: A Series of Illustrated Monographs (1904)
"... Veronese's works; there is even a certain paperiness about some of the draperies, and parts of the picture do not keep their proper planes. ..."

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