Saran wrap


Saran wrap
[[t]səræ̱n ræp[/t]]
N-UNCOUNT
Saran wrap is a thin, clear, stretchy plastic which you use to cover food to keep it fresh. [AM, TRADEMARK]
Syn:
(in BRIT, use clingfilm)

English dictionary. 2008.

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