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  1. gunnysack, gunny sack, burlap bag(noun)

    a bag made of burlap

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  1. gunny sack(Noun)

    A sack, made from burlap, used for agricultural produce.

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  1. Gunny sack

    A gunny sack is an inexpensive bag made of burlap, also known as a 'gunny shoe'. Gunny sacks are traditionally used for transporting grains, potatoes, and other agricultural products. Today they are also sometimes used as sandbags for erosion control. They are usually made from jute or other natural fibers, although modern sacks are often made from polypropylene. Gunny sacks are also popular in the traditional children's game of sack racing.

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