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tracing paper

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Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Preferred Term

tracing paper


Any translucent paper which, when laid over an existing image, permits the image to be seen and traced.


papers, tracing

papier calque

papiers calques

papier à calquer

papier à décalquer

tracing papers

paper, tracing

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