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aluminum foil

Definition of aluminum foil

  1. :  a very thin sheet of aluminum that is used for covering or wrapping food

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  trample

    :  to prevent from attaining an end :  defeat

    :  to bring to naught :  thwart

  1. :  defeat

    :  the track or trail of an animal

  1. :  very thin sheet metal

    :  a thin piece of material (as metal) put under an inferior or paste stone to add color or brilliance

    :  someone or something that serves as a contrast to another

  1. :  to back or cover with foil

    :  to enhance by contrast

  1. :  a light fencing sword having a usually circular guard and a flexible blade of rectangular section tapering to a blunted point — compare épée, saber

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mysterious, holy, or spiritual

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