wove paper

noun
\ˈwōv- \

Definition of wove paper 

: paper made with a revolving roller covered with wires so woven as to produce no fine lines running across the grain — compare laid paper

First Known Use of wove paper

1795, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for wove paper

wove (archaic past participle of weave)

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