Manila paper

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Manila paper

A strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth finish, usually buff in color, made from Manila hemp or wood fibers similar to it.

Manila paper


Manilla paper

(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a strong usually brown paper made from Manila hemp or similar fibres


(or manil′a) pa`per,

strong, light brown or buff paper orig. made from abaca fiber but now also from other fibers.
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Noun1.Manila paper - a strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hempmanila paper - a strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hemp
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
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written in pencil on a ripped piece of Manila paper tuck between the pages of the Max Frisch book you loaned me?
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