Definitions for packingˈpæk ɪŋ

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

  1. packing material, packing, wadding(noun)

    any material used especially to protect something

  2. packing, boxing(noun)

    the enclosure of something in a package or box

  3. packing, backpacking(noun)

    carrying something in a pack on the back

    "the backpacking of oxygen is essential for astronauts"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. packing(Noun)

    The action of the verb.

  2. packing(Noun)

    As a concrete noun.

  3. Origin: From pack (partly from the verb, partly from the noun) + -ing.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Packing

    of Pack

  2. Packing(noun)

    the act or process of one who packs

  3. Packing(noun)

    any material used to pack, fill up, or make close

  4. Packing(noun)

    a substance or piece used to make a joint impervious

  5. Packing(noun)

    a thin layer, or sheet, of yielding or elastic material inserted between the surfaces of a flange joint

  6. Packing(noun)

    the substance in a stuffing box, through which a piston rod slides

  7. Packing(noun)

    a yielding ring, as of metal, which surrounds a piston and maintains a tight fit, as inside a cylinder, etc

  8. Packing(noun)

    same as Filling

  9. Packing(noun)

    a trick; collusion

FreebaseRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Packing

    Packing is the process and/or the materials used in filling both service penetrations and building joints with backer materials as approved components within a firestop. ⁕ Ceramic fibre used as packing to support firestop silicone caulking. ⁕ "Canned" service penetration about to be firestopped. ⁕ Packing being installed. ⁕ Firestop caulking being applied. ⁕ Firestop has been tagged to identify certification information, thus enabling proper maintenance.

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