unpaper

transitive verb
un·​paper | \ "+ \

Definition of unpaper

: to strip paper from

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First Known Use of unpaper

1715, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for unpaper

un- entry 2 + paper

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The first known use of unpaper was in 1715

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“Unpaper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unpaper. Accessed 5 Aug. 2021.

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