silver foil

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silver foil

Thin sheets of aluminum that are typically used to cover food and keep it fresh. Primarily heard in UK. Wrap those leftovers in silver foil so you can have them for lunch tomorrow.
See also: silver
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because the rate of silver may go up whereas the labourers' wages are fixed and the income decreases," said Attah-Ullah Padal, owner of a silver foil making unit.