Definition of Papermaking

1. Noun. The craft of making paper.

Generic synonyms: Craft, Trade



Definition of Papermaking

1. Noun. The craft of making paper ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Papermaking

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Papermaking

paperiest
paperiness
paperinesses
papering
paperings
paperknife
paperknives
paperless
paperless office
paperless offices
paperlessly
paperlessness
paperlike
papermaker
papermakers
papermaking (current term)
papermakings
paperman
papermill
papermills
paperphile
paperphiles
paperphilia
papers
paperware
paperwares
paperweight
paperweights
paperwhite
paperwhites

Literary usage of Papermaking

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Forest Products, Their Manufacture and Use: Embracing the Principal by Nelson Courtlandt Brown (1919)
"The art of papermaking was known in China long before the Christian era. ... This became an important center for papermaking and it is said that paper is ..."

2. The Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia: Commercial by Edward Balfour (1885)
"... used for tying loads; and its tough bark is recommended for papermaking. Its lilac-coloured flowers grow in clusters. DESMODIUM TRIFLORUM. ..."

3. The Hygiene, Diseases and Mortality of Occupations by John Thomas Arlidge (1892)
"... but a more careful sorting is afterwards proceeded with to separate white from coloured rags, as the latter are not adapted for white papermaking. ..."

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