Definitions of on paper:
- adverb: as described in contrast to as practiced
Example: "On paper, this looks like a good idea"
- adverb: as written or printed
Example: "This is exactly what the composer had set down on paper"
- adverb: according to the assumed facts
Example: "On paper the candidate seems promising"
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