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vellumnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈvel.əm/
a ​thick, cream-coloured, very high-quality writing ​paper a ​material used in the past for writing on or for ​covering a ​book, made from the ​skins of ​younganimals, ​especiallycows or ​sheep
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