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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Otto used hair pins to keep the slices of bread together in the hope it would prevent staleness, but it was when he hit upon the idea of wrapping the loaf in a wax paper that interest began to increase.
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The inner part of the stick is completely covered by a wax paper that allows the formula to slide out.
Plastic cling-film can be replaced with aluminium foil (which can be reused multiple times), coverings made of wax paper or storage containers.
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Store in an airtight container (layered between pieces of wax paper).
Pour fish stock into the baking pan and cover fish with wax paper.
Remove to rack and immediately cover with wax paper, and pat to adhere to surface.
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. (http://www.bhg.com/recipes/desserts/chocolate/how-to-make-chocolate-covered-strawberries/) Fruits can also be dipped in chocolate, placed on the wax paper and put in the refrigerator to harden.
Holding the wax paper firmly down so it doesn't move, press all over with your hand.
Wrap each square in a bit of wax paper, twisting the ends to make neat little wrapped sweeties.
Then, wrap the remaining block in wax paper. Slide the wrapped cheese into an airtight container, and place it in the fridge.