Meaning of “brown paper” in the English Dictionary

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"brown paper" in British English

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brown papernoun [ U ]

uk /ˌbraʊn ˈpeɪ.pər/ us /ˌbraʊn ˈpeɪ.pɚ/

a strong type of brown paper that is often used for wrapping things in when they are to be sent through the post

(Definition of “brown paper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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