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haversack

noun hav·er·sack \ˈha-vər-ˌsak\

Definition of HAVERSACK

:  a bag similar to a knapsack but worn over one shoulder
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Origin of HAVERSACK

French havresac, from German Habersack bag for oats, from Haber oats + Sack bag
First Known Use: 1749
HAVERSACK Defined for Kids

haversack

noun hav·er·sack \ˈha-vər-ˌsak\

Definition of HAVERSACK for Kids

:  a bag worn over one shoulder for carrying supplies

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