paperhanging

noun
pa·​per·​hang·​ing | \ ˈpā-pər-ˌhaŋ-iŋ How to pronounce paperhanging (audio) \

Definition of paperhanging

: the act of applying wallpaper

First Known Use of paperhanging

1799, in the meaning defined above

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“Paperhanging.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paperhanging. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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