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English definition of “pack”

pack

noun [C]
 
 
/pæk/
BOX mainly US B2 a small box that contains several of the same thing: a pack of cigarettesWrapping, packing and loading
BAG mainly US a bag that you carry on your backContainers for carrying personal possessions
ANIMALS a group of animals that live together, especially those of the dog family: a pack of wolves Groups and collections of thingsVariety and mixturesAnimal groupings
CARDS (also US deck) a set of playing cards → See also fanny packPlaying cards
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