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Definition of rag paper in English:


[mass noun]
Paper made from cotton, originally from cotton rags, but now from cotton linters.
Example sentences
  • The line was printed using a high-resolution giclee process and is published on archival cotton rag paper.
  • The effect takes place in cotton-rag paper, too, although more slowly than in newsprint because rag paper has longer cellulose chains.
  • The digital prints are printed with Epson Ultrachrome ink on 100 percent rag paper, and are available in editions of 25.
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