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Definition of Paper hanger

Paper hanger
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 accommodation paper. 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 papyracea). Paper blockade, an ineffective blockade, as by a weak naval force. 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 Colange. 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 hanger from wikipedia

- Paper hanger may refer to: A tradesman who applies wallpaper to a wall Cheque fraud, the unlawful use of cheques Paper hanger (Mundelein's speech), given...
- to bring their accounts into good standing, others, often known as paper hangers, have pure fraud in mind, attempting to "take the money and run." A...
- The paper hanger speech refers to an address by Cardinal George Mundelein to 500 priests of his Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago, at the Archbishop...
- A clothes hanger, coat hanger, or coathanger, is a hanging device in the shape/contour of: Human shoulders designed to facilitate the hanging of a coat...
- The following is a list of trades in construction. Bell hanger installs mechanical and electrical bell systems Boilermaker, works in nuclear, oil and gas...
- her husband Samuel Eastman, age 40, born in New York and working as a paper hanger. Living with them were their children Lizzie and Willie, age 3, born...
- the son of Yetta Dora (née Peck) and Benjamin Richman, a painting and paper-hanger contractor.[citation needed] He was married to actress Helen (Landess)...
- appeared on screen in So You Want a Model Railroad and So You Want to Be a Paper Hanger and filled in for Art Gilmore as the narrator in So You Want to Be a...
- workers movement at a young age. In 1891, he began an apprenticeship as a paper hanger and joined the SPD. Around 1893, he married Bertha Antonie Reske, a seamstress...
- Arrowsmith (1856). The paper-hanger's companion. Philadelphia: H. C. Baird. OL 23649229M. Hints for painters, decorators, and paper-hangers. New York: Industrial...