A thin separating paper placed between pages of a book or between stacked prints, works of art, or photographs. Interleaving paper prevents the transfer of ink from one page to another. It also minimizes abrasion between the two surfaces. Examples of interleaving paper include: paper tissue paper, tengujo, gampi, glassine.
Synonyms and Related Terms
separator; barrier sheet; interleaf
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