burelage

noun bu·re·lage \¦bu̇rə¦läzh\

Definition of burelage

plural

-s

  1. :  a fine network or allover pattern of lines or dots printed on the face or back of stamp paper as a protection against fraudulent changes — compare moiré

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Origin and Etymology of burelage

French, from burèle, burelle barrulet (back-formation from burelé barruly) + -age


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