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See also: cartón
- Rhymes: -ɑː(r)ton
carton (plural cartons)
- An inexpensive, disposable box-like creation fashioned from either paper, paper with wax-covering (wax paper), or other lightweight material. It is designed to hold things for a short period of time and be discarded or recycled after use.
a box-like creation made with paper designed to hold things for a short time
carton m (plural cartons)