fly sheet

noun

Definition of fly sheet

1 : a small loose advertising sheet : handbill
2 : a sheet of a folder, booklet, or catalog giving directions for the use of or information about the material that follows

Examples of fly sheet in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The single most important function of a tent is to keep the rain off your head, and the only way to do that is with a viable fly sheet. The Editors, Field & Stream, "Three Things to Look for in a Two-Person Tent," 15 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of fly sheet

1811, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Fly sheet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fly%20sheet. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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