Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books
A Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology

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grain short

A term sometimes used in paper manufacture to indicate that the grain orMACHINE DIRECTION of the paper is parallel to the shorter dimension of the sheet. Cf: GRAIN LONG .

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