from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The rough edge of handmade paper formed in a deckle. Also called featheredge.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The rough, untrimmed edge of paper left by the deckle; also, a rough edge in imitation of this.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as deckle .
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. rough edge left by a deckle on handmade paper or produced artificially on machine-made paper
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