Definitions for packageˈpæk ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. package, bundle, packet, parcel(noun)

    a collection of things wrapped or boxed together

  2. package, parcel(noun)

    a wrapped container

  3. software, software program, computer software, software system, software package, package(verb)

    (computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory

    "the market for software is expected to expand"

  4. box, package(verb)

    put into a box

    "box the gift, please"

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  1. package(Noun)

    Something which is packed, a parcel, a box, an envelope.

  2. package(Noun)

    Something which consists of various components, such as a piece of computer software.

    Did you test the software package to ensure completeness?

  3. package(Noun)

    The art of packing something.

  4. package(Noun)

    Something resembling a package.

  5. package(Noun)

    A package holiday.

  6. package(Noun)

    A football formation. IE; the "dime" defensive package.

  7. package(Noun)

    The male genitalia.

  8. package(Verb)

    To pack or bundle something.

  9. package(Verb)

    To travel on a package holiday.

  10. Origin: From pack + -age (act of packaging) or from cognate pakkage.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Package(noun)

    act or process of packing

  2. Package(noun)

    a bundle made up for transportation; a packet; a bale; a parcel; as, a package of goods

  3. Package(noun)

    a charge made for packing goods

  4. Package(noun)

    a duty formerly charged in the port of London on goods imported or exported by aliens, or by denizens who were the sons of aliens

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  1. Package

    A package in the Unified Modeling Language is used "to group elements, and to provide a namespace for the grouped elements". A package may contain other packages, thus providing for a hierarchical organization of packages. Pretty much all UML elements can be grouped into packages. Thus, classes, objects, use cases, components, nodes, node instances etc. can all be organized as packages, thus enabling a manageable organization of the myriad elements that a real-world UML model entails.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'package' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1813

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'package' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2751

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'package' in Nouns Frequency: #654

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