crepe paper

noun
thin paper densely wrinkled to resemble crepe, used for decorating, wrapping, etc.
Also called crepe.


Origin:
1890–95

crepe-paper, adjective
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crepe paper
 
n
thin crinkled coloured paper, resembling crepe and used for decorations

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Example sentences
She is not a full-fledged nurse, but she gives me my medication and bathes this
  pink crepe paper called skin.
Pull the crepe paper petals slightly away from each other to form the poppy.
Dried flowers, cornstalks and crepe paper are highly flammable.
Cover the area with crepe paper streamers representing vines.
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