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cartridge paper

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1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) an uncoated type of drawing or printing paper, usually made from bleached sulphate wood pulp with an addition of esparto grass
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a heavy paper used in making cartridges or as drawing or printing paper
3. (Art Terms) a heavy paper used in making cartridges or as drawing or printing paper
4. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a heavy paper used in making cartridges or as drawing or printing paper
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Noun1.cartridge paper - thick white paper for pencil and ink drawings
drawing paper - paper that is specially prepared for use in drafting
2.cartridge paper - paper for making cartridge cases
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
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cartridge paper

ncarta da disegno (ruvida)
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I am sure I knew nothing about him, except that he had originally been alone in the business, and now lived by himself in a house near Montagu Square, which was fearfully in want of painting; that he came very late of a day, and went away very early; that he never appeared to be consulted about anything; and that he had a dingy little black-hole of his own upstairs, where no business was ever done, and where there was a yellow old cartridge-paper pad upon his desk, unsoiled by ink, and reported to be twenty years of age.