wax paper

noun

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Scatter turbinado sugar onto a sheet of wax paper or other flat surface. Rebekah Denn, The Seattle Times, "Cane syrup, a Southern staple, makes its way to Seattle just in time for prime pecan-pie season," 20 Nov. 2018 Lay the stacks side by side on a sheet of wax paper, pressing gently to form a log. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 Snip a very small corner from the bag and pipe 1 1/2- to 2-in.-long palm leaves on wax paper crosswise over spoons. Woman's Day, "Tropical Pool Cake," 2 Jan. 2012 Lay the stacks side by side on a sheet of wax paper, pressing gently to form a log. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 One simple way to ward dirt off: rub the antenna with wax paper to give it a protective coat that will repel gunk. 7. Lauren Smith, Good Housekeeping, "The Best Car Cleaning Advice — Plus, 11 Mistakes You Might Be Making," 3 Nov. 2017 Roll dough between sheets of waxed paper or parchment paper to 1/8 inch thick. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Cookie Skulls and Pumpkin Sugar Cookie Cutouts," 2 Oct. 2018 Shape dough into 4 disks and roll each between 2 sheets of wax paper to 1/8-inch thick. Woman's Day Kitchen, Woman's Day, "Trick-or-Treater Sugar Cookies," 25 Sep. 2018 Lay the stacks side by side on a sheet of wax paper, pressing gently to form a log. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018

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circa 1844, in the meaning defined above

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wax paper

noun

English Language Learners Definition of wax paper

US : 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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