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English definition of “blotter”

blotter

noun [C] uk   /ˈblɒt.ər/ us    /ˈblɑː.t̬ɚ/
a large piece of blotting paper with a stiff back that is used to absorb ink, and is often put on the top of a desk to protect it when writingPaper
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