batonné paper

ba·​ton·​né paper | \ ¦bätᵊn¦ā-, ba-, -tȯ¦nā-, -tō- \

Definition of batonné paper

: a paper watermarked with widely spaced parallel lines and used especially by philatelists

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History and Etymology for batonné paper

partial translation of French papier batonné ruled paper, from papier paper + batonné ruled, crossed out, past participle of bâtonner to rule, cross out, from bâton

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“Batonné paper.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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