from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A paper made on wire molds that give it a characteristic watermark of close thin lines.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- paper marked with parallel lines or water marks, as if ribbed, from parallel wires in the mold. It is called blue laid, cream laid, etc., according to its color.
- n. See under Laid.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. writing paper having a watermark of fine lines running across the grain
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