wax paper

noun

Circa 1844

First Known Use of wax paper

circa 1844


WAX PAPER Defined for English Language Learners

wax paper

noun

Definition of wax paper for English Language Learners

  • : paper that is covered with wax in order to prevent water and other substances from passing through it and that is often used to wrap food


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