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wrap·ping

 (răp′ĭng) also wrap·pings (-ĭngz)
n.
The material in which something is wrapped.
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wrapping

(ˈræpɪŋ)
n
the material used to wrap something
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wrap•ping

(ˈræp ɪŋ)

n.
the covering in which something is wrapped.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wrapping - the covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrappedwrapping - the covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrapped
covering - an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)
envelope - any wrapper or covering
plastic film, film - a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things
gift wrapping - ornamental wrapping for gifts
jacket - an outer wrapping or casing; "phonograph records were sold in cardboard jackets"
plastic wrap - wrapping consisting of a very thin transparent sheet of plastic
2.wrapping - an enveloping bandage
bandage, patch - a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body
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wrapping

noun
The material in which something is wrapped.Also used in plural:
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Translations
غِلاف، تَغْليف
=-indpakningindpakning
umbúîir
baliaci materiál
ovoj
ambalaj kâğıdı

wrapping

[ˈræpɪŋ]
A. Nenvoltura f, envase m
B. CPD wrapping paper N (gen) → papel m de envolver; (= gift-wrap) → papel m de regalo
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

wrapping

[ˈræpɪŋ] n (on product, package)emballage mwrapping paper n (for gift)papier m cadeau (= packaging material) → papier m d'emballage
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

wrapping

nVerpackung f (→ round +gen, → von)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

wrapping

[ˈræpɪŋ] n (for chocolate, parcel) → carta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

wrap

(rӕp) past tense, past participle wrapped verb
1. to roll or fold (round something or someone). He wrapped his handkerchief round his bleeding finger.
2. to cover by folding or winding something round. She wrapped the book (up) in brown paper; She wrapped the baby up in a warm shawl.
noun
a warm covering to put over one's shoulders.
ˈwrapper noun
a paper cover for a sweet, packet of cigarettes etc. a sweet-wrapper.
ˈwrapping noun
something used to wrap or pack something in. Christmas wrappings.
wrapped up in
giving all one's attention to. She's very wrapped up in her work these days.
wrap up
to dress warmly. You have to wrap up well if you visit England in winter; Wrap the child up well.
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References in classic literature ?
I beg you in God's name!' his wife repeated, wrapping her shawl more closely round her head.
The rosemary nods upon the grave; The lily lolls upon the wave; Wrapping the fog about its breast, The ruin moulders into rest; Looking like Lethe, see!
She had measured out some drops from a medicine-bottle on a chair by the bed and, after swallowing them, and wrapping her head in a piece of yellow flannel, had lain down with her face turned away.
Removing this and a second wrapping of some silken fabric, he placed a little box, or casket, on my table, most beautifully and richly inlaid in jewels, on an ebony ground.
He took off his coat and, wrapping himself in the blanket, lay down on the bed.
If to a little child or to his cook were revealed what he saw, it or she would have been able to peel the wrappings off what was seen.
The Comte de Vandieres threw off his wrappings and showed himself in his general's uniform.
When, after a time, he removed the pigeon and stripped from it the scorched wrappings of leaves, it gave forth a scent so savoury as to prick up Jerry's ears and set his nostrils to quivering.
Dubai: Kannur International Airport in the south Indian state of Kerala on Monday clarified that baggage wrapping is not mandatory, following complaints from some expatriate passengers that they were forced to use the bagggage wrapping service at the airport.
KARACHI -- The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA), has decided to increase the plastic wrapping luggage machines at all the major airports to facilitate passengers.
Summary: Product damage during transportation caused due to unstable wrapping is a major challenge faced by manufacturers across various end use industries.