shrink-wrap

verb \ ˈshriŋk-ˌrap , especially Southern ˈsriŋk- \

Definition of shrink-wrap

transitive verb
: to wrap (something, such as a book or a piece of meat) in tough clear plastic film that is then shrunk (as by heating) to form a tightly fitting package

shrink-wrap

noun

First Known Use of shrink-wrap

1959



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