aluminum foil

noun

Definition of aluminum foil

: thin aluminum sheeting used especially to cover and wrap food

Examples of aluminum foil in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Kamgrounds of America has a video that shows you how to do it with aluminum foil, cooking spray and a dowel. Tanya Wildt, Detroit Free Press, 5 Aug. 2022 Place pita on a baking sheet lined with aluminum foil. People Staff, PEOPLE.com, 2 Aug. 2022 Line your air fryer basket with a basket liner, perforated parchment paper, or aluminum foil. Beth Branch, Country Living, 26 May 2022 Preparation Preheat the oven to 225 degrees F. Line 2 cookie sheets with parchment paper or aluminum foil. Beth Segal, cleveland, 10 Dec. 2021 Temperatures were so intense by United Kingdom standards on Tuesday that Edward Gryspeerdt covered the windows of his home in London with aluminum foil and reflective blankets. Stephanie Hanes, The Christian Science Monitor, 20 July 2022 Line a rimmed baking sheet with aluminum foil and set a wire rack on the sheet. USA TODAY, 16 July 2022 As a general rule of thumb, cover pans with lids or aluminum foil to prevent splatters and place baking sheets on the bottom racks when baking pies and casseroles to catch anything that might bubble over. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, 8 July 2022 When my stereo needed aluminum foil on the antenna to work, the songs from this album would be on repeat. Liza Lentini, SPIN, 10 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of aluminum foil

1858, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of aluminum foil was in 1858

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Last Updated

17 Aug 2022

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“Aluminum foil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aluminum%20foil. Accessed 20 Aug. 2022.

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