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parchment

noun [C/U]  us   /ˈpɑrtʃ·mənt/
the dried, pale skin of some animals which was used in the past for writing on, or a paper made to look like this: [U] I found a scrap of parchment dating from the 17th century.
Translations of “parchment”
in Vietnamese giấy da…
in Spanish pergamino…
in Thai กระดาษหนัง…
in Malaysian kertas kulit…
in French parchemin…
in German das Pergament…
in Chinese (Traditional) (舊時書寫用的)羊皮紙, 仿羊皮紙, 羊皮紙文件…
in Indonesian perkamen…
in Chinese (Simplified) (旧时书写用的)羊皮纸, 仿羊皮纸, 羊皮纸文件…
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