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carbon paper

n.
A lightweight paper coated on one side with a dark waxy pigment, placed between two sheets of blank paper so that the bottom sheet will receive a copy of what is typed or written on the top sheet.

carbon paper

n
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a thin sheet of paper coated on one side with a dark waxy pigment, often containing carbon, that is transferred by the pressure of writing or of typewriter keys onto the copying surface below. Often shortened to: carbon
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) another name for carbon tissue
3. (Photography) another name for carbon tissue

car′bon pa`per


n.
paper faced with a preparation of carbon or other material, used between two sheets of plain paper to copy on the lower sheet what is written or typed on the upper.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.carbon paper - a thin paper coated on one side with a dark waxy substance (often containing carbon); used to transfer characters from the original to an under sheet of paper
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
Translations
وَرَقَةُ كربون
kopírákkopírovací papír
karbonpapir
hiilipaperi
indigó
kalkipappír
indigo
karbon kağıdı

carbon paper

ncarta carbone

carbon

(ˈkaːbən)
an element occurring as diamond and graphite and also in coal etc.
carbon copy
a copy of writing or typing made by means of carbon paper.
carbon dioxide (daiˈoksaid)
a gas present in the air, breathed out by man and other animals.
carbon monoxide (məˈnoksaid)
a colourless, very poisonous gas which has no smell. Carbon monoxide is given off by car engines.
carbon paper
a type of paper coated with carbon etc which makes a copy when placed between the sheets being written or typed.
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As a young girl in Jonesboro, Susan White fell in love with numbers and ledgers and carbon paper in the office supplies section of the old TG&Y stores.
The General Manager of the border post Khalid Al-Rumaih said that during the usual inspection, a quantity of illegal drugs, deeply hidden in the vehicle and wrapped in carbon paper for camouflage purposes, was confiscated, adding that the necessary action was taken.
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Dapat daw carbon paper," a post in Binay's official Twitter account @VPJojoBinay said with the accompanying hashtag of #blackisbeautiful.
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The prints were obtained by having each person stand with their feet on sheets of special carbon paper, carbon side down, to create an image of the shape of the foot on plain graphed white paper.
In the "Sans Titre" series, canvases are covered with carbon paper without text, just as in "Frames," 2000- (not in the exhibition), the borders of carpets are shown with their centers cut away.
The amount was in the form of sheets of carbon paper bearing the image of dollar notes.
MATERIALS * Polyfoam scraps * Carbon paper * 9" x 12" mat board or sturdy cardboard * 9" x 12" newsprint * Inking surface * Water-based printer's ink * Wooden spoons * White or colored construction paper for the final print, approx.