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

Word History


wove (archaic past participle of weave)

First Known Use

1795, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of wove paper was in 1795

Dictionary Entries Near wove paper

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“Wove paper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wove%20paper. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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