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wrapper

1. the cover, usually of paper or cellophane, in which something is wrapped
2. the ripe firm tobacco leaf forming the outermost portion of a cigar and wound around its body

wrapper

(programming)
Code which is combined with another piece of code to determine how that code is executed. The wrapper acts as an interface between its caller and the wrapped code. This may be done for compatibility, e.g. if the wrapped code is in a different programming language or uses different calling conventions, or for security, e.g. to prevent the calling program from executing certain functions. The implication is that the wrapped code can only be accessed via the wrapper.

wrapper

A data structure or software that contains ("wraps around") other data or software, so that the contained elements can exist in the newer system. The term is often used with component software, where a wrapper is placed around a legacy routine to make it behave like an object. This is also called "encapsulation" or "wrapper encapsulation," but is not the same as "object encapsulation," a fundamental concept of object technology. See encapsulation and tunneling.
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They are fun to design and require wrappers from chocolates, which is always a bonus YOU WILL NEED: Coloured cellophane Chocolate wrappers Black paper and thin card Scrap paper Scissors and a glue stick A drawing pencil Blu-tac METHOD 1.
The video wrapper allows people to search within the video itself, with auto-suggested search terms, the ability to jump to specific places within the video, to share specific points in a video, print, download and more.
For the casing, I am using spring roll wrappers which are nice and easy and can be picked up in Chinese supermarkets or grocers, and even some larger supermarkets.
These bite-size rolls can be encased in a variety of wrappers that are readily available at most grocery stores, but it is definitely worth the time to visit an authentic Asian or Oriental market to gather ingredients for the filling.
As shopping for gift items hits frenzy level as Christmas nears, the Quezon City-based group also pleaded the public "not to make the cheerful tradition of gift-giving a sad one for environment due to the thoughtless use and disposal of gift wrappers''.
The move to all-digital printing two years ago is also helping King of Pops realize its sustainability mission by reducing waste in the wrapper production process, which is especially relevant for its frequent turnover of unique and seasonable flavors.
Packaging machines in the automated TAB Wrapper line are manufactured in the company's Reading, PA headquarters and ship fully assembled with a full warranty ready to plug in and operate.
Another key labor- and time-saving feature that the ShopRite store's meat department teammates appreciate is the 880 Auto Wrapper's compact footprint, which takes up less space in the backroom.
Taking one paper wrapper at a time, dip it into the warm water and leave it just long enough to soften - this should be quick, about five to six seconds.
It also provides a stable mounting for the labeller which on an inverted wrapper would normally be freestanding on the floor underneath the infeed.