crepe paper Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"crepe paper" in British English

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crepe papernoun [U]

(UK also crêpe paper) uk   us  
thin, usually ​brightlycolouredpaper, used ​especially for making ​partydecorations
(Definition of crepe paper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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crepe papernoun [U]

 us   /ˈkreɪp ˌpeɪ·pər/
thin, usually ​brightlycolored, paper that is not ​smooth and that is used esp. for ​decoration
(Definition of crepe paper from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “crepe paper”
in Chinese (Simplified) 绉纸(通常颜色鲜亮,尤用作聚会装饰)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 縐紙(通常顔色鮮亮,尤用作聚會裝飾)…
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