toilet paper

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toilet paper

n.
Thin, absorbent paper, usually in rolls, used to clean oneself after defecation or urination. Also called toilet tissue.

toilet paper

or

toilet tissue

n
thin absorbent paper, often wound in a roll round a cardboard cylinder (toilet roll), used for cleaning oneself after defecation or urination
vb
to cover private property (esp a house) in long strands of unwound toilet paper as a prank. Abbreviation: TP

toi′let pa`per


n.
a soft, lightweight paper used in bathrooms for personal cleansing after defecation or urination. Also called toi′let tis`sue.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.toilet paper - a soft thin absorbent paper for use in toiletstoilet paper - a soft thin absorbent paper for use in toilets
tissue paper, tissue - a soft thin (usually translucent) paper
toilet roll - a roll of toilet paper
Translations
toaletní papír
toiletpapir
wc-paperivessapaperi
papier hygiéniquepapier toilette
toaletni papir
klósettpappír
トイレットペーパー
화장지
straniščni papir
toalettpapper
กระดาษชำระ
giấy vệ sinh

toilet paper

ncarta igienica

toilet paper

وَرَقُ الـمِرْحَاض toaletní papír toiletpapir Toilettenpapier χαρτί τουαλέτας papel higiénico wc-paperi papier hygiénique toaletni papir carta igienica トイレットペーパー 화장지 toiletpapier toalettpapir papier toaletowy papel higiénico, papel higiênico туалетная бумага toalettpapper กระดาษชำระ tuvalet kağıdı giấy vệ sinh 卫生纸
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Joseph Cayetty, who in 1857 was the first to produce toilet tissue on a machine, would find it hard to believe how diverse the range of tissue and toweling products has become, said Dr.