greaseproof paper Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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greaseproof papernoun [U]

uk   /ˌɡriːs.pruːfˈpeɪ.pər/  us   /-pɚ/ UK (US parchment paper)
paper that does not ​allowoil through, used ​especially in ​cooking: Line the ​tins with greaseproof ​paper.
(Definition of greaseproof paper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “greaseproof paper”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指烹调用的)防油纸,耐油纸,蜡纸…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指烹調用的)防油紙,耐油紙,蠟紙…
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