Meaning of “greaseproof paper” in the English Dictionary

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"greaseproof paper" in British English

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greaseproof papernoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɡriːs.pruːf ˈpeɪ.pər/ us /ˌɡriːs.pruːf ˈpeɪ.pɚ/ UK US parchment paper

paper that does not allow oil 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)