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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A hard and strong substance made of a pulp from paper, mixed with size or glue, etc. It is formed into various articles, usually by means of molds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A material composed principally of paper (to which other substances may be added to impart special qualities), usually prepared by pulping a mass of paper to a doughy consistence, which can be molded into any desired form.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a substance made from paper pulp that can be molded when wet and painted when dry

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