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English definition of “packet”

packet

noun [C]
 
/ˈpækɪt/ UK (US pack)
B1 a small container that contains several of the same thing: a packet of cigarettes/sweetsWrapping, packing and loading
US a set of documents that give information about something: a packet of informationInformation and messages
US (UK sachet) a small closed container made of paper or plastic, containing a small amount of something: a packet of sugarInformation and messages
(Definition of packet from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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