Etymology
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papery (adj.)

"like paper, having the thinness and consistency of paper," 1620s, from paper (n.) + -y (2).

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paperwork (n.)
1580s, "things made of paper," from paper (n.) + work (n.). Meaning "work done on paper" is from 1889.
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sandpaper (n.)

also sand-paper, "stout paper with a fixed layer of sharp sand," 1788, from sand (n.) + paper (n.).

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paperback (n.)

"book with a paper cover," 1899, from paper (n.) + back (n.).

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zipper (n.)
1925, probably an agent noun from zip (v.1). The trademark taken out on the name that year applied to a boot with zippers, not to the "lightning fastener" itself, which was so called by 1927.
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wallpaper (n.)
also wall-paper, 1827, from wall (n.) + paper (n.).
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origami (n.)

Japanese art of folding paper into intricate designs, 1956, from Japanese origami, from ori "fold" + kami "paper."

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papier-mache (n.)

also papier mache, material prepared from paper pulped to a doughy consistence, 1753, from French papier-mâché, literally "chewed paper," from Old French papier "paper" (see paper (n.)) + mâché "compressed, mashed," from past participle of mâcher, literally "to chew," from Late Latin masticare "to chew" (see mastication).

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carbon-copy (n.)
1895, from carbon (paper) + copy (n.). A copy on paper made using carbon-paper (paper faced with carbon, used between two sheets for reproduction on the lower of what is drawn or written on the upper). The figurative sense is from 1944. Also as a verb, "send a carbon copy (of something)," and as such often abbreviated c.c.
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pasteboard (n.)

kind of thick paper, 1540s, from paste (n.) + board (n.1). So called because it originally was made of several single sheets of paper pasted together.

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