presse-pâte machine

noun \ ˈpre¦spät- \

Definition of presse-pâte machine

:either of two machines used in papermaking:
a :a machine functioning like the wet end of a paper machine
b :a wet machine for preparing laps of pulp

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Origin and Etymology of presse-pâte machine

probably from French presse-pâte presse-pâte machine (from presser to press + pâte paste, pulp, from Late Latin pasta dough, paste) + English machine


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