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sack

noun (BAG)    /sæk/
C1 [C] a large bag made of strong cloth, paper, or plastic, used to store large amounts of something: The corn was stored in large sacks. a sack of potatoes/coal/flour → See also haversack, knapsack, rucksackBags in generalContainers for carrying personal possessions [C] US a paper or plastic bag used to carry things bought in a food shop: a sack of groceriesBags in general
(Definition of sack noun (BAG) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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