Pronunciation: (vel'um), [key]
1. calfskin, lambskin, kidskin, etc., treated for use as a writing surface.
2. a manuscript or the like on vellum.
3. a texture of paper or cloth resembling vellum.
1. made of or resembling vellum.
2. bound in vellum.
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