Meaning of wove paper in English:

wove paper


mass noun
  • Paper made on a wire-gauze mesh so as to have a uniform unlined surface.

    • ‘There he created a new form of paper mold, producing wove paper, the continued refinement of which was crucial to the evolution of watercolor painting in Britain.’
    • ‘Laid paper is formed on a surface made from thin parallel wires held together every inch or so by chain wires whilst wove paper is formed on a woven wire cloth.’
    • ‘If the print is on a thick wove paper, it is most probably a nineteenth century edition.’


Early 19th century wove, variant of woven.


wove paper