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English definition of “brown-bag”

brown-bag

verb [I or T]     /ˌbraʊnˈbæɡ/ US
to take your own food to eat during the day, usually in a brown paper bag: The park has become a place where office workers brown-bag it and take leisurely strolls.Meals and parts of meals
(Definition of brown-bag verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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