Definition of cling film in English:

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cling film

Pronunciation: /ˈkliNG ˌfilm/


British term for plastic wrap.
Example sentences
  • Cover the burn with a sterile dressing of non - fluffy material (not cotton wool), cling film, or a plastic bag.
  • Almost all the raincoats were transparent plastic and made from a variety of materials from cling film to film negatives.
  • Make sure you sprinkle a little sugar over the surface of the custard to prevent a skin forming, or press cling film on to the surface.

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