blister pack

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  1. a package consisting of a clear plastic overlay affixed to a cardboard backing for protecting and displaying a product: a blister pack of four flashlight batteries.

Origin of blister pack

First recorded in 1950–55; from the shape of the plastic
  • Also called blister package, bubble card, bubble pack.

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How to use blister pack in a sentence

  • A couple of hours later they made me get up and walk around, and as soon as they were happy I wasn’t going to have a seizure they gave me a blister pack of antibiotics and put me in an Uber home, which made me laugh.

    Fiction: Unpaired | Tim Maughan | April 28, 2021 | MIT Technology Review

British Dictionary definitions for blister pack

blister pack

  1. a type of packet in which small items are displayed and sold, consisting of a transparent dome of plastic or similar material mounted on a firm backing such as cardboard: Also called: bubble pack

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