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English definition of “parcel”


noun [C] uk   /ˈpɑː.səl/ us    /ˈpɑːr-/

parcel noun [C] (TO SEND)

B1 mainly UK (US usually package) an object or collection of objects wrapped in paper, especially so that it can be sent by post: a food parcel The parcel was wrapped in plain brown paper.The postal system

parcel noun [C] (LAND)

mainly US (UK usually plot) an area of land: a 60-acre parcelAreas of land in generalSpace - general words
(Definition of parcel from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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