Definition of silver paper in English:

silver paper

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[mass noun]
  • 1chiefly British Foil made of aluminium or other silver-coloured metal.
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    • In those far off days I used bits of bird feather, rabbit fur and silver paper wrapped around a hook.
    • Louise began experimenting with different materials in an attempt to bring the outdoors inside, graduating from silver paper to specialist hobby paints.
    • But I didn't expect him to give me a rectangular box wrapped in silver paper with a card reading the name Keith.
  • 2 archaic Fine white tissue paper.
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    • There is a tariff on papers known commercially as copying paper, filtering paper, silver paper, and tissue paper.

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