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backpack

noun [C] uk   /ˈbæk.pæk/ ( also mainly UK rucksack) us  
a large bag used to carry things on your back, used especially by people who go camping or walking: It's a frame backpack with a belt and padded shoulder straps.

backpack

verb [I] uk   /ˈbæk.pæk/ us  
to travel or go camping while carrying your clothes and other things that you need in a backpack: We backpacked around Thailand.
Translations of “backpack”
in Korean 배낭…
in Arabic حَقيْبة الظَّهْر…
in Portuguese mochila…
in Catalan motxilla…
in Japanese リュックサック, バックパック…
in Italian fagotto, zaino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 旅行包,背包…
in Russian рюкзак…
in Turkish sırt çantası…
in Chinese (Simplified) 旅行包,背包…
in Polish plecak…
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