man·​pack ˈman-ˌpak How to pronounce manpack (audio)
: designed to be carried by one person
a manpack communication system

Word History

First Known Use

1965, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of manpack was in 1965

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Cite this Entry

“Manpack.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jun. 2024.

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