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Jiffy bag

n
trademark a thickly padded but light envelope in which articles such as books are placed for protection in the post
Translations

Jiffy bag®

n (Brit) → (gepolsterte) Versandtasche; (smaller) → gefütterter Briefumschlag

Jiffy bag

® nbusta imbottita
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Three were found in jiffy bags at Waterloo Station, City Airport and an address near Heathrow Airport.
All the packages were A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow Jiffy bags and appeared capable of igniting a small fire when opened, the Met said.
The devices were discovered in Jiffy bags sent to Waterloo Station, London City Airport and Heathrow Airport.
Police said, "the packages, all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow Jiffy bags, have been assessed by specialist officers to be small improvised explosive devices.
The mailers -- all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow Jiffy bags -- were assessed by specialist officers to be small improvised explosive devices.
"The packages -- all A4-sized white postal bags containing yellow Jiffy bags - have been assessed by specialist officers to be small improvised explosive devices.
And for Team Sky, under siege for months amid tales of jiffy bags and alleged tactical use of needles which broke no rules but drove a horse and cart through their 'clean team' manifesto, a fifth Yellow Jersey for them in six years is a triumph in adversity.
And for Team Sky, under siege for months amid tales of jiffy bags and alleged tactical use of needles which broke no rules but drove a horse and cart through their 'c l e a n team' manifesto, a fifth Yellow Jersey for them in six years is a triumph in adversity.
Residents confused over what can and cannot be recycled MATERIAL YES NO COMMENTS Material YES NO COMMENTS Cardboard food boxes with plastic windows X Envelopes with windows X Envelopes with stamps on X Jiffy bags X Cardboard packaging with plastic film stuck on it (eg Amazon deliveries, tissue box) X Plastic bottles X Plastic bottle lids X Plastic bottles with plastic film labels X Foil trays or clean foil X Take the plastic window out - put in waste bin.
Submissions can be on any subject - but must be art relating to a mailable or mailed form, including art using jiffy bags, envelopes, brown paper and packages.