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packer

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noun pack·er \ˈpa-kər\

Simple Definition of packer

  • : a person or company that prepares and packages products and sends them to people or stores

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of packer

  1. 1 :  one that packs: as a :  one engaged in processing food (as meat) and distributing it to retailers b :  an automotive vehicle with a closed body and a compressing device (as for compacting rubbish) in the rear

  2. 2 :  porter 1

  3. 3 :  one that conveys goods by means of a pack

Examples of packer in a sentence

  1. She worked as a packer for a candy company.



14th Century

First Known Use of packer

14th century


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