(1) With their papery bark, aromatic leaves, red sap, and rapidly tapering trunks, elephant-trees are as absurd, beautiful, and intriguing as their namesakes.(2) Some, such as tulips, have a brown papery coating called a tunic (just like onions).(3) It is a beautiful tree, with gracious branches and a brilliant white papery peeling bark.(4) Make sure you remove the papery membrane that you'll find between the two halves.(5) Garlic is ready to harvest when the leaves turn papery and fade.
1. thin ::
2. paper-thin ::
3. flimsy ::
4. delicate ::
5. insubstantial ::
6. light ::
7. lightweight ::
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