Any of a variety of transparent plastic films, especially one made of processed cellulose.
(transitive) To wrap or package in cellophane.
a synthetic material resembling clay but remaining soft; used as a substitute for clay or wax in modeling (especially in schools)
a transparent paper-like product made of regenerated cellulose, produced in sheets and rolls, which is impervious to moisture and germs, and which is used to wrap candy, cigarettes, and a wide variety of other products for distribution and retail sale; as, a pack of cigarettes in a cellophane wrapper.
a soft modelling material, used especially by children
‘I made a snake by rolling out plasticine’; ‘plasticine creatures’;
a transparent paper-like product that is impervious to moisture and used to wrap candy or cigarettes etc.
Plasticine is a putty-like modelling material made from calcium salts, petroleum jelly and aliphatic acids. Plasticine is used for children's play and as a modelling medium for more formal or permanent structures.
a thin transparent wrapping material made from viscose
‘a cellophane bag’;
Cellophane is a thin, transparent sheet made of regenerated cellulose. Its low permeability to air, oils, greases, bacteria, and water makes it useful for food packaging.