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Manila paper

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A strong wrapping paper originally made from Manila hemp, but the name is now applied to any strong chemical wood pulp or mixed paper of a slightly buff, or Manila, color. MH

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wood pulp paper

Narrower Terms used

cartridge paper

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paper, Manila


12yrs ago

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