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Meaning of "shrink wrap" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF SHRINK WRAP

shrink wrap  [ʃrɪŋk ræp] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SHRINK WRAP

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Shrink wrap is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SHRINK WRAP MEAN IN ENGLISH?

shrink wrap

Shrink wrap

Shrink wrap, also shrink film, is a material made up of polymer plastic film. When heat is applied, it shrinks tightly over whatever it is covering. Heat can be applied with a hand held heat gun or the product and film can pass through a heat tunnel on a conveyor.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SHRINK WRAP


blackstrap
ˈblækˌstræp
bootstrap
ˈbuːtˌstræp
brap
bræp
chinstrap
ˈtʃɪnstræp
crap
kræp
drap
dræp
firetrap
ˈfaɪəˌtræp
flytrap
ˈflaɪˌtræp
frap
fræp
giftwrap
ˈɡɪftˌræp
jockstrap
ˈdʒɒkˌstræp
mantrap
ˈmænˌtræp
mousetrap
ˈmaʊsˌtræp
rap
ræp
scrap
skræp
strap
stræp
trap
træp
unwrap
ʌnˈræp
wrap
ræp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SHRINK WRAP

shrimp net
shrimp sauce
shrimper
shrimplike
shrimpy
shrinal
shrine
shrinelike
shrink
shrink fit
shrink-wrap
shrink-wrapped
shrink-wrapping
shrinkable
shrinkage
shrinker
shrinking
shrinking violet
shrinkingly
shrinkpack

WORDS THAT END LIKE SHRINK WRAP

backwrap
bathing wrap
bewrap
body wrap
bubble wrap
clickwrap
clingwrap
enwrap
food wrap
Gladwrap
inwrap
plastic wrap
prewrap
rewrap
Saran wrap
shrink-wrap
upwrap
word wrap

Synonyms and antonyms of shrink wrap in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «shrink wrap» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SHRINK WRAP

Find out the translation of shrink wrap to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of shrink wrap from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «shrink wrap» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

收缩包装
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

abrigo del encogimiento
570 millions of speakers

English

shrink wrap
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

लपेटो हटना
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

يتقلص التفاف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

термоусадочная пленка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

envoltório do psiquiatra
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সঙ্কুচিত মোড়ানো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

film rétractable
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mengecut bungkus
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Schrumpffolie
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

シュリンクラップ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

수축 포장
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Nyuda mbungkus
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

thu nhỏ bọc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மடக்குதலை சுருக்கவும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

आकुंचन ओघ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Shrink wrap
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

shrink wrap
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

z półki
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

термозбіжна плівка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

shrink folie
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

shrink wrap
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

krimp wrap
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

inplastning
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

krympe vikle
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of shrink wrap

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SHRINK WRAP»

The term «shrink wrap» is quite widely used and occupies the 42.693 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SHRINK WRAP» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about shrink wrap

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SHRINK WRAP»

Discover the use of shrink wrap in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to shrink wrap and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Cengage Advantage Books: Fundamentals of Business Law: ...
A shrink-wrap agreement (or shrink-wrap license) is an agreement whose terms are expressed inside a box in which the goods are packaged. (The term shrink- wrap refers to the plastic that covers the box.) Usually, the party who opens the ...
Roger Miller, 2012
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Cengage Advantage Books: Business Law Today: The Essentials
Shrink-Wrap Agreements In many ways, click-on agreements are the Internet equivalents of shrink-wrap agreements (or shrink-wrap licenses, as they are sometimes called). A shrink-wrap agreement is an agreement whose terms are ...
Roger Miller, Gaylord Jentz, 2007
3
Shrink Rap: Three Psychiatrists Explain Their Work
Based on the authors’ hugely popular blog and podcast series, this book is for patients and everyone else who is curious about how psychiatrists work.
Dinah Miller, Annette Hanson, Steven Roy Daviss, 2011
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A Practical Guide to Software Licensing for Licensees and ...
Shrink-wrap licenses derive their name from the practice of containing them on ( or currently in) a shrink-wrap package that also contains the software and documentation. The license is visible through the cellophane packaging and usually ...
H. Ward Classen, 2007
5
Ultimate Boat Maintenance Projects
PROJECT 29* Boat Storage When: End of season or storage for an extended period of time Time: 1 hour Tools: Heat gun or Dr. Shrink propane heat torch Supplies: Boat shrink-wrap or tarp; tarp tie-downs Talent: ** Tab: $75-250, depending ...
Scott Smith
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Jet
"The Shrink Wrap System worked miracles! 78'/2" off my waist, 76" off my hips, all in only 8 months. Shrink Wrap even helped me to stop overeating and stop snacking. I lost 124 pounds! I'm a new woman!" Ms. Loretta Dene Fair Pontiac, Mich.
7
Intellectual Property Licensing: Forms and Analysis
2.03 Shrink-Wrap and Click-Wrap Agreements; Mass Market Licenses and Other Agreements Under UCITA [1] — Shrink-Wrap and Click- Wrap Agreements under the LCC and Common Law With the advent of mass-market software and ...
Edward A. Pisacreta, Seth H. Ostrow, Kenneth A. Adler
8
The Gift Basket Design Book, 2nd: Everything You Need to ...
Photographs in chapter 2 introduced you to the dynamic duo—the shrink wrap machine and heat gun.You also learned, however, that these aren't the only tools that will allowyou to shrink-wrap your gift baskets. Craft stores also sell shrink ...
Shirley George Frazier, 2008
9
Ebony
Lose 4-6 inches of bulging fat BEFORE we cash your check! Let the Shrink Wrap System1 reduce a combination of your waist and hips; NOW! Real People Lose Pounds and Inches! think how many pounds and inches you will lose quickly with  ...
10
Contracting for ABS: The Legal and Scientific Implications ...
The contract is accepted when, the buyer opens the shrink-wrap in which the product is packaged, or clicks on a computer tab that says 'I accept.' If he does not want to accept, he must return the unopened package (shrink-wrap contract) or ...
Shakeel Bhatti, Santiago Carrizosa, Tomme Young, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SHRINK WRAP»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term shrink wrap is used in the context of the following news items.
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Shrink wrap from boats being recycled into guardrail blocks
The shrink wrap that protected thousands of area boats during the winter could be turned into guardrail block on highways and other useful products. The blue ... «Port Clinton News Herald, May 15»
2
Cape Cod program seeks to repurpose boat shrink wrap
For the past 15 years, boat shrink wrap has been a popular way to protect vessels throughout the winter months but has largely ended up in the waste stream. «Wicked Local Bourne, May 15»
3
Tesco workers invent shrink wrap-free way of securing delivery cages
“Our practice is to wrap all heavy and glass-containing cages prior to loading so ... This task is both time-consuming and uses a lot of shrink wrap, which is then ... «The Grocer, Feb 15»
4
SO-IL shrink wraps NY's storefront for art and architecture
international practice SO-IL has completed an expansive installation on the building's exterior, 'shrink wrapping' the structure in a film of taut, white material. the ... «Designboom, Jan 15»
5
Wrap it up, shrink it up
They will wrap it up, heat it up and shrink it around your boat, to protect the vessel from the elements during the chilly winter months. Dyck's Mobile Shrink Wrap ... «Castanet.net, Oct 14»
6
The future of space suits could be in shrink wrap, not balloons
Rather than climbing into a huge suit, they would strap on this space “garment” like a onesie, and it would tighten itself around them like shrink-wrap. They only ... «Geek, Sep 14»
7
Eagle crashes into boat shrink wrap on Interstate
MENOMONIE, Wis. —A couple towing a boat to northern Minnesota got a surprise visitor: a bald eagle crashed through the shrink wrap while they were traveling ... «WISN Milwaukee, Apr 14»
8
Metal Layered Shrink Wrap Makes Fluorescent Markers Glow Brighter
Close-up images of the new shrink wrap nanostructures taken with a scanning electron microscope (SEM). Each image depicts the shrink wrap's surface with a ... «Medgadget.com, Mar 14»
9
Shrink Wrap Used to Enhance Detection of Infectious Disease …
Close-up image taken with a scanning electron microscope (SEM) showing the shrink wrap's surface with a fixed amount of gold (10 nm) and 5 nm thicknesses ... «Business Wire, Mar 14»
10
Shrink wrapping
THE human brain is the most complex object in the known universe. It contains 100 billion nerve cells. Considering how complex that is, it goes wrong ... «The Economist, May 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Shrink wrap [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/shrink-wrap>. Jul 2020 ».
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