Definition of alfoil in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈalfɔɪl/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


[mass noun] Australian trademark
Example sentences
  • Place in a waterbather (baking dish filled with water ¾ the depth of the ramekins) and cover with alfoil.
  • There is no need to individually wrap your tubes in alfoil or to use parafilm to seal your tubes.
  • The stones were flattened out and then layers of food placed on with more stones and alfoil in between.


From aluminium + foil1.

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