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waxed papernoun [U]

uk   us   (US also wax paper)
a ​type of ​paper that has a ​thinlayer of ​wax on it and is used for ​wrappingfood
(Definition of waxed paper from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “waxed paper”
in Chinese (Simplified) (用来包装食物的)蜡纸…
in Chinese (Traditional) (用來包裝食物的)蠟紙…
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