retort pouch

noun
re·​tort pouch | \ ri-ˈtȯrt- How to pronounce retort pouch (audio) , ˈrē-ˌtȯrt- \

Definition of retort pouch

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

First Known Use of retort pouch

1977, in the meaning defined above

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“Retort pouch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/retort%20pouch. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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