Translation of "parchment" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpɑːtʃ.mənt/ us /ˈpɑːrtʃ-/

[ no plural ] the thin, dried skin of some animals that was used in the past for writing on, or a high-quality paper made to look like this

ancient parchment
He’d been ill for a long time, and his skin was like parchment.

a document written on parchment

A framed parchment hung on the wall.

(Translation of “parchment” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpaːtʃmənt/

a (piece of a) material used for writing on, made from animal skin

People wrote on parchment in medieval times.

(Translation of “parchment” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)