Definition of Paper boat. Meaning of Paper boat. Synonyms of Paper boat
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Definition of Paper boat
Paper boat Note: Paper is often used adjectively or in combination,
having commonly an obvious signification; as, paper
cutter or paper-cutter; paper knife, paper-knife, or
paperknife; paper maker, paper-maker, or papermaker;
paper mill or paper-mill; paper weight, paper-weight,
or paperweight, etc.
Business paper, checks, notes, drafts, etc., given in
payment of actual indebtedness; -- opposed to
Fly paper, paper covered with a sticky preparation, -- used
for catching flies.
Laid paper. See under Laid.
Paper birch (Bot.), the canoe birch tree (Betula
Paper blockade, an ineffective blockade, as by a weak naval
Paper boat (Naut.), a boat made of water-proof paper.
Paper car wheel (Railroad), a car wheel having a steel
tire, and a center formed of compressed paper held between
two plate-iron disks. --Forney.
Paper credit, credit founded upon evidences of debt, such
as promissory notes, duebills, etc.
Paper hanger, one who covers walls with paper hangings.
Paper hangings, paper printed with colored figures, or
otherwise made ornamental, prepared to be pasted against
the walls of apartments, etc.; wall paper.
Paper house, an audience composed of people who have come
in on free passes. [Cant]
Paper money, notes or bills, usually issued by government
or by a banking corporation, promising payment of money,
and circulated as the representative of coin.
Paper mulberry. (Bot.) See under Mulberry.
Paper muslin, glazed muslin, used for linings, etc.
Paper nautilus. (Zo["o]l.) See Argonauta.
Paper reed (Bot.), the papyrus.
Paper sailor. (Zo["o]l.) See Argonauta.
Paper stainer, one who colors or stamps wall paper. --De
Paper wasp (Zo["o]l.), any wasp which makes a nest of
paperlike material, as the yellow jacket.
Paper weight, any object used as a weight to prevent loose
papers from being displaced by wind, or otherwise.
Parchment paper. See Papyrine.
Tissue paper, thin, gauzelike paper, such as is used to
protect engravings in books.
Wall paper. Same as Paper hangings, above.
Waste paper, paper thrown aside as worthless or useless,
except for uses of little account.
Wove paper, a writing paper with a uniform surface, not
ribbed or watermarked.
Meaning of Paper boat from wikipedia
- paper boats
de papel) is a 1963 argentine
and spanish drama
by román viñoly barreto
and starring pablo
of notable public
works, such as the straw locomotive
and the paper
was born in shettleston, in the east end of glasgow, and grew
- and world record
holder. the feats
he has performed include paddling
boat down 160 miles
of the river
a bathtub across
- po****r in the 1870s. these paper
s**** were sold world-wide by the waters paper
of troy, new york. modern
s**** are usually
made of carbon-fibre
- is working
on a film adaptation
of dewi lestari's novel perahu kertas
(paper boat). bramantyo's early works
comedies. his more recent
the late 19th century. few examples
of paper boats
survived. one of the best known paper boats
was the canoe, the 'maria theresa,' used by nathaniel
- statistics retrieved
of parliamentary services research
paper, 'boat arrivals
in australia since
1976', p. 22. operation sovereign
ballerina. he falls
from the parlor
window, and, after sailing
in a paper
boat down a storm
drain, is swallowed
by a fish. eventually
he is returned