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packet

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1 a wrapped or sealed case containing an item or set of items
  • a packet of letters that her husband wrote while he was in the army

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2 British the money paid regularly to a person for labor or services
  • his monthly wage packet contained just enough to allow him to rent a one-bedroom flat

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3 chiefly British a very large amount of money
  • that town house in Mayfair cost a packet

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The first known use of packet was in the 15th century

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“Packet.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/packet. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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