corrugated corrugated  /ˈkɔ rə ˌɡeɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) shaped into alternating parallel grooves and ridges

Usage(s):

  1. In 1856 the English started to use corrugated paper for sweatband linings in stovepipe hats.
  2. Today Le Petit Vaticantwo gray concrete buildings with corrugated roofs sits at a rural crossroad in the French village of Clmery.
  3. For several months the two poets toured the fishy, subArctic, volcanic island, sat around in its corrugated-iron farmhouses and dumpish hotels.

News

  1. Fire causes heavy damage to commercial building in Lehigh County

    A fire caused heavy damage to a commercial building in Upper Macungie Township, Lehigh County. It started around 10 a.m. Sunday at Fitzpatrick Corrugated Packaging and Displays in the 6900 block of Schantz Road. Crews at the scene say the fire was contained to the inside the building. There were no injuries. A few firefighters were treated for heat-related illnesses. The cause of the fire is ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey

  2. Manufacturer's $12.6 million expansion to create 27 jobs in New Haven

    A $12.6 million project is expected to create 27 new jobs at a New Haven manufacturer of corrugated paper products.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

  3. The Líderpack Awards Go To 28 Packaging & PoSA Entries

    A corrugated cardboard box that protects wine bottles from knocks or being dropped; a perfume bottle in the shape of a camera, and a display unit for showcasing a Tablet for children were recognized as the best products in the competition among the 28 winners of a 2013 Liderpack, the most important Spanish packing and packaging and Point of Sales Advertising (PoSA) awards organised every year by ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: FoodOnline

Quotes

  1. Commenting on the acquisitions, David Hathorn, CEO of Mondi, said: "Tire Kutsan and Unterland are exciting additions to the Mondi Group, further strengthening our packaging business in two of its three key segments - corrugated and flexible...
    on Jul 5, 2007 By: David Hathorn Source: Finance24

  2. Arriving onstage Monday evening, Reeve noted that usually, he's seen "wearing a necklace of corrugated plastic."
    on Nov 25, 2003 By: Christopher Reeve Source: USA Today

  3. "Using thermo-mechanical treatment technology, the steel plant will produce wire rods, wire drawings and corrugated sheets," Paswan said.
    on Feb 21, 2009 By: Ram Vilas Paswan Source: Thaindian.com (blog)

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