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packer

[ pak-er ]
/ ˈpæk ər /
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noun

a person or thing that packs.
a person who engages in packing as an occupation or business, especially a person who packs food for market: a fruit packer.

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Origin of packer

Middle English word dating back to 1325–75; see origin at pack1, -er1
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British Dictionary definitions for packer

packer
/ (ˈpækə) /

noun

a person or company whose business is to pack goods, esp fooda meat packer
a person or machine that packs
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Medical definitions for packer

packer
[ păkər ]

n.

An instrument for tamponing.
plugger
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