vegetable parchment

noun

Definition of vegetable parchment

: a highly grease-resistant and water-resistant paper resembling parchment, often used as a food wrapper, and made by passing unsized paper through sulfuric acid to gelatinize its surface and then washing and drying it

called also parchment paper

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“Vegetable parchment.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vegetable%20parchment. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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