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English definition of “paperweight”


noun [C]     /ˈpeɪ.pə.weɪt/ US  /-pɚ-/
a small , heavy object that is put on top of pieces of paper to keep them in position Office equipmentCommunicating by telephonePaper and stationery
(Definition of paperweight noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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