Definition of rice paper in English:

rice paper

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noun

[mass noun]
  • Thin translucent edible paper made from the flattened and dried pith of a shrub, used in oriental painting and in baking biscuits and cakes.
    • This paper is obtained from the Chinese plant Tetrapanax papyriferus (family Araliaceae) or from the Indo-Pacific plant Scaevola sericea (family Goodeniaceae)
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    • I had been looking forward to the ricepaper rolls but words can't really do justice to how foul they were!

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