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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

substance made in thin sheets from wood pulp, rags, etc., for writing on, wrapping, etc.; document; newspaper; scholarly essay, article, etc.; wallpaper; to cover with wallpaper; of paper

Usage examples (37)
  • The debate on whether or not going green means going paperless is still a hot one.
  • You thought it was necessary to print a newspaper on paper, so you called my paperless newspaper “virtual”.
  • If I'm an accountholder anywhere, I always request they go "paperless" - notifying me of balances owed by e-mail or phone.
  • The hospital is planned to be 'paperless' - with everything from admission forms to patient meal orders placed electronically. for more
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