noun. a heavy creamy-colored paper resembling parchment.
noun. fine parchment prepared from the skin of a young animal e.g. a calf or lamb.
1. Noun, singular or mass Sew a small running stitch around the vellum about 1/4 inch from the edge. 2. Adjective Cut the vellum quote of your choice from the page of quotes. 3. Foreign word According to the California Paper Goods website, vellum finish describes paper treated with a fine-toothed texture.