Definition of packing noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈpækɪŋ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpækɪŋ//
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  1. 1the act of putting your possessions, clothes, etc. into bags or boxes in order to take or send them somewhere Have you finished your packing? She finished her packing and zipped up the bag. When shall we do the packing?
  2. 2material used for wrapping around delicate objects in order to protect them, especially before sending them somewhere (British English) The price includes postage and packing.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: packing