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parcel sth up

mainly UK
verb uk phrasal verb with parcel   /ˈpɑː.səl/ us    /ˈpɑːr-/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to wrap something and make it into a parcel: Parcel up the tins and we'll send them off tomorrow.
Translations of “parcel sth up”
in Chinese (Traditional) 把…打包,捆紮…
in Chinese (Simplified) 把…打包,捆扎…
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