Definition of rice paper
- Ground pork, carrots, onions and cellophane noodles are wrapped so that the green vegetables show through the translucent white rice paper.
- —Donna Hilts
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First Known Use: 1810See Words from the same year
: a type of thin paper that is made from an Asian plant
: a food that looks like paper and that is used for wrapping other foods
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