noun[mass noun] British
Paper that is impermeable to oil or grease, used in cooking or to wrap food: line the tin with greaseproof paper
More example sentences
- The drawer was scrubbed scrupulously after it was emptied and lined with baking paper or greaseproof paper before being refilled.
- Line a shallow baking tin with a little oil and greaseproof paper.
- Place the filled balls onto a baking tray, lightly greased or lined with greaseproof paper and pop them into the oven for about ten minutes, until slightly browned at the edges.
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