Paper is a thin sheet material
produced by mechanically and/or chemically processing cellulose fibres
derived from wood
, rags, grasses or other vegetable sources in water
, draining the water
through fine mesh leaving the fibre
evenly distributed on the surface, followed by pressing and drying.
, flexible material mainly used for writing upon, printing upon, drawing or for packaging
Felted or matted sheets of cellulose fibers, formed on a fine-wire screen from a dilute water suspension, and bonded together as the water is removed and the sheet is dried.
A sheet material used for writing on or printing on (or as a non-waterproof container), usually made by draining cellulose fibres from a suspension in water.