HyperDic: packing

English > 3 senses of the word packing:
NOUNsubstancepacking, packing material, waddingany material used especially to protect something
actpacking, boxingthe enclosure of something in a package or box
actpacking, backpackingcarrying something in a pack on the back
packing > pronunciation
Soundspae'kihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > packing: 3 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningAny material used especially to protect something.
Synonymspacking material, wadding
Narrowercardboard, composition boardA stiff moderately thick paper
excelsior, wood shavingsThin curly wood shavings used for packing or stuffing
Broadermaterial, stuffThe tangible / tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object
Spanishacolchado, guata, relleno
Catalanbuata, folre
Verbspackcompress into a wad
English > packing: 3 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningThe enclosure of something in a package or box.
Synonymboxing
NarrowerbundlingThe act of binding something into a bundle
Broaderenclosure, enclosing, envelopment, inclosureThe act of enclosing something inside something else
Spanishembalaje, empaque, empaquetado
Catalanembalatge
Verbspackarrange in a container
English > packing: 3 senses > noun 3, act
Meaningcarrying something in a pack on the back.
Example"the backpacking of oxygen is essential for astronauts"
Synonymbackpacking
BroadercarryThe act of carrying something
Verbspackcarry, as on one's back
packhike with a backpack

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