contact paper

noun
1.
Photography. sensitized paper on which a contact print is made.
2.
an adhesive-backed paper or paperlike product, used to line shelves, decorate surfaces, etc.
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Peel the backing off the contact paper and stick the design on the globe,
  smoothing out as many bubbles as possible.
Cover peeling or chipping paint with duct tape or contact paper.
To protect and prolong the life of these materials, laminate or cover them with
  clear contact paper.
The marijuana was wrapped in contact paper and dryer sheets and concealed in
  the bed of the truck.
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