blister pack


blister pack
/ˈblɪstə pæk/ (say 'blistuh pak)

noun
1. a method of packaging medicines, toys, etc., where the object is placed on cardboard or foil and sealed over with clear plastic.
verb (t)
2. to package in this way.
blister-packed, adjective

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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