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papyrus

US [pəˈpaɪrəs]
UK [pə'paɪrəs]
  • n.纸莎草;(古埃及用的)纸莎草纸;(写在纸莎草纸上的)文献
  • Web纸草;纸草书;纸草纸
Plural Form:papyri  Plural Form:papyruses  
papyrus
n.
1.
[u]
纸莎草a tall plant with thick stems that grows in water
2.
[u]
(古埃及用的)纸莎草纸paper made from the stems of the papyrus plant, used in ancient Egypt for writing and drawing on
3.
[c]
(写在纸莎草纸上的)文献,文稿a document or piece of paper made of papyrus

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