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crepe paper

noun [U] (UK also crêpe paper) uk   us  
thin, usually brightly coloured paper, used especially for making party decorations
Translations of “crepe paper”
in Chinese (Traditional) 縐紙(通常顔色鮮亮,尤用作聚會裝飾)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 绉纸(通常颜色鲜亮,尤用作聚会装饰)…
(Definition of crepe paper from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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