shrink-pack
shrink-wrap shrink"-wrap, shrinkwrap shrink"wrap, n. a type of plastic film, usually transparent, that shrinks upon application of heat, and may be used to form a wrapping around objects that fits tightly and closely follows the contours of the wrapped object; -- also called {shrink-pack}, {shrinkpack} or {shrink-wrapping}. [PJC]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • shrink-pack — shrink pack, shrinkpack shrink pack, n. same as {shrink wrap}, n.. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shrink-wrap — shrink wrap, shrinkwrap shrink wrap, n. a type of plastic film, usually transparent, that shrinks upon application of heat, and may be used to form a wrapping around objects that fits tightly and closely follows the contours of the wrapped… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shrink-wrapping — shrink wrap shrink wrap, shrinkwrap shrink wrap, n. a type of plastic film, usually transparent, that shrinks upon application of heat, and may be used to form a wrapping around objects that fits tightly and closely follows the contours of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • shrink-wrap — noun the clinging transparent plastic film that is used to shrinkwrap something • Hypernyms: ↑film, ↑plastic film * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ transitive verb : to wrap (as a book or meat) in tough clear plastic film that is then shrunk (as by heating) to… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • shrink-wrapped — UK [ˈʃrɪŋk ˌræpt] US adjective wrapped very tightly in thin clear plastic Thesaurus: packaging and describing packaginghyponym bags and cases for carrying possessionshyponym * * * shrink wrapped /ˈʃrıŋkˌræpt/ adj a shrink wrapped book …   Useful english dictionary

  • pack — /pæk/ noun items put together in a container or shrink wrapped for selling ♦ items sold in packs of 200 items sold in boxes containing 200 items ♦ blister pack or bubble pack a type of packing where the item for sale is covered with a stiff… …   Marketing dictionary in english

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