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retort pouch

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noun re·tort pouch \ri-ˈtȯrt-, ˈrē-ˌ\

Definition of retort pouch

  1. :  a flexible package in which prepared food is hermetically sealed for long-term unrefrigerated storage



1977

First Known Use of retort pouch

1977

Rhymes with retort pouch


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