- fine parchment made originally from the skin of a calf.；smooth writing paper imitating vellum.
noun: vellum, plural noun: vellums
- fine parchment made originally from the skin of a calf: we passed a shop offering fine parchments and even finer vellums
..., Coated 25" x 38" Index 25.5" x 30.5" Vellum Bristol Cover 22.5" x 28.5" Tag 24" x 36...
...which grows in moss." For the final -m he refers to grogram, vellum, venom. Used figuratively for "sudden appearance in full form" from 1590s...
.... Papyrus and parchment Outside Egypt, parchment or vellum, made of processed sheepskin or calfskin, replaced papyrus as...