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greaseproof paper

Line breaks: grease|proof
Pronunciation: /ˌɡriːspruːf ˈpeɪpə/

Definition of greaseproof paper in English:

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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