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English definition of “rice paper”

rice paper

noun [U]    
thin paper that can be eaten and is used in cooking and in paintingPaper
(Definition of rice paper noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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