noun[mass noun] British
A thin transparent plastic film that adheres to surfaces and to itself, used as a wrapping or covering for food: wrap them in cling film and freeze till needed
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- 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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