against the grain

At right angles to the grain direction to the paper.

Against the grain

At right angles to direction of paper grain.
Found on http://www.printusa.com/glos.htm

Against the grain

Folding or feeding paper at right angles to the direction of the paper fibers.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829

Against the Grain

(from the article `Decadent`) ...among themselves. Another significant figure was the novelist Joris-Karl Huysmans, who developed interest in the esoteric and whose À rebours ... ...slowly but inexorably on the increase—is well illustrated both in Joris-Karl Huysmans`s novel À rebours (1884; Against Nature or Against ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/a/27

Against the Grain

[radio program] Against the Grain is a syndicated Pacifica Radio program of radical ideas and action. The show originates out of the studios of KPFA-FM, the flagship station in the Pacifica Radio Network. Against the Grain focuses on in-depth analysis and commentary by some of the most prominent Left intellectuals today, on a variety of mat...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Against_the_Grain_(radio_program)

Against the grain

Folding paper at right angles to the grain of the paper; a sheet of paper will fold easily along the grain but will possibly crack when folded against the grain.
Found on http://www.nmoa.org/Library/index.htm

Against the grain

At right angles to the grain direction of paper.
Found on http://www.e-printing.co.uk/glossary.htm
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