hot pack


noun

a hot towel, dressing, or the like, applied to the body to reduce swelling, relieve pain, etc.
Also called hot pack method. a method of canning food by cooking it and packing it while hot in jars or cans, then sterilizing in boiling water or steam.

Nearby words

  1. hot mic,
  2. hot money,
  3. hot number,
  4. hot off the press,
  5. hot on,
  6. hot pants,
  7. hot pepper,
  8. hot plate,
  9. hot pool,
  10. hot pot

Compare cold pack.

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