wax paper


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wax paper

n.
Paper that has been made moistureproof by treatment with wax, used especially in cooking and for wrapping food for storage.

wax paper

n
(Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) paper treated or coated with wax or paraffin to make it waterproof

wax′ pa`per


n.
a whitish, translucent wrapping paper made moistureproof by a paraffin coating.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wax paper - paper that has been waterproofed by treatment with wax or paraffinwax paper - paper that has been waterproofed by treatment with wax or paraffin
paper - a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
Translations

wax paper

waxed paper ncarta oleata
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To drizzle chocolate on fruits, like strawberries or cherries, place the fruit on a baking sheet covered with wax paper and decorate the fruit to your liking.
Holding the wax paper firmly down so it doesn't move, press all over with your hand.
Stir in peanuts, and spoon onto wax paper in small mounds.
2) Cut 4 pieces of wax paper to fit an 8-inch-square pan with several extra inches on all sides.
Lay six craft sticks side by side on a sheet of wax paper.
Using the marker, draw a bull's-eye pattern on the wax paper with the rings at about 1.
Wax paper folded in half over a wooden dowel at the fold, leaves inserted in between the top and bottom of the wax paper, towel, press it with a hot iron to seal the wax, then tie string to the dowel ends to hang it up.
Trevor and Jacob's Ice Cream Snowballs YOU WILL NEED: * wax paper * Shredded coconut * Vanilla fat-free frozen yogurt or slow-churned ice cream * Ice cream scoop * Maraschino cherries or chocolate chips Directions: 1 Wash your hands.
You'll Need * Newspaper * 450-gram (1-pound) box of cornstarch * Large mixing bowl * 475 milliliters (2 cups) of water * Large mixing spoon * 2 sheets of wax paper at least 45 centimeters (18 inches) long * 15 milliters (1 tablespoon) of soil, send, or gravel Procedure: [] 1.
Put the dipped nuts and fruits on wax paper to dry.
1/2 cup crunchy peanut butter 1/2 cup honey 1/2 cup dried fruit, chopped 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon 2 cups crispy rice cereal Shredded coconut Raisins Wax paper
You can laminate them or preserve them using a fun craft that's been around since wax paper was invented.