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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A fine animal skin prepared for writing. Also: A thick cream-colored paper.

Usage examples (34)
  • vellum is often the paper of choice for wedding invitations.
  • Whilst they trust to your vain vellum, which is almost sure to sell
  • The vellum is a little wrinkled when it's first printed and then flattens after drying.
  • They imitated the old vellum so closely that it was even called vellum and is so known to this day. for more
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