supercalender


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su·per·cal·en·der

 (so͞o′pər-kăl′ən-dər)
n.
A calender with a number of rollers for giving a high finish or gloss to paper.
tr.v. su·per·cal·en·dered, su·per·cal·en·der·ing, su·per·cal·en·ders
To process (paper) in a supercalender.
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supercalender

(ˌsuːpəˈkæləndə)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a calender with a number of rollers that gives a high gloss to paper
vb
(Mechanical Engineering) (tr) to produce a glossy finish on (paper) by pressing in a supercalender
ˌsuperˈcalendered adj
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

su•per•cal•en•der

(ˈsu pərˌkæl ən dər)

n.
1. a roll or set of rolls for giving a high, smooth finish to paper.
v.t.
2. to finish (paper) in a supercalender.
[1885–90]
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supercalender


Past participle: supercalendered
Gerund: supercalendering

Imperative
supercalender
supercalender
Present
I supercalender
you supercalender
he/she/it supercalenders
we supercalender
you supercalender
they supercalender
Preterite
I supercalendered
you supercalendered
he/she/it supercalendered
we supercalendered
you supercalendered
they supercalendered
Present Continuous
I am supercalendering
you are supercalendering
he/she/it is supercalendering
we are supercalendering
you are supercalendering
they are supercalendering
Present Perfect
I have supercalendered
you have supercalendered
he/she/it has supercalendered
we have supercalendered
you have supercalendered
they have supercalendered
Past Continuous
I was supercalendering
you were supercalendering
he/she/it was supercalendering
we were supercalendering
you were supercalendering
they were supercalendering
Past Perfect
I had supercalendered
you had supercalendered
he/she/it had supercalendered
we had supercalendered
you had supercalendered
they had supercalendered
Future
I will supercalender
you will supercalender
he/she/it will supercalender
we will supercalender
you will supercalender
they will supercalender
Future Perfect
I will have supercalendered
you will have supercalendered
he/she/it will have supercalendered
we will have supercalendered
you will have supercalendered
they will have supercalendered
Future Continuous
I will be supercalendering
you will be supercalendering
he/she/it will be supercalendering
we will be supercalendering
you will be supercalendering
they will be supercalendering
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been supercalendering
you have been supercalendering
he/she/it has been supercalendering
we have been supercalendering
you have been supercalendering
they have been supercalendering
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been supercalendering
you will have been supercalendering
he/she/it will have been supercalendering
we will have been supercalendering
you will have been supercalendering
they will have been supercalendering
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been supercalendering
you had been supercalendering
he/she/it had been supercalendering
we had been supercalendering
you had been supercalendering
they had been supercalendering
Conditional
I would supercalender
you would supercalender
he/she/it would supercalender
we would supercalender
you would supercalender
they would supercalender
Past Conditional
I would have supercalendered
you would have supercalendered
he/she/it would have supercalendered
we would have supercalendered
you would have supercalendered
they would have supercalendered
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