Definitions for packingˈpæk ɪŋ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word packing

Princeton's WordNet

  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"

Wiktionary

  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 Dictionary

  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

Freebase

  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.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of packing in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of packing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Susan Butler Anderson:

    On packing Lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then, take half the clothes and twice the money.

  2. Lee Sung-hee:

    Weddings turned into lavish affairs because South Koreans were packing traditions from here and the West into one.

  3. Lisa Farbstein:

    She was just as surprised as we were, the woman said that the dog must have climbed into the suitcase and curled up in the clothing while she was packing for her trip.

  4. Martin Hill:

    My kids love running around helping me fulfill orders by getting product from our storage area, taping up boxes, packing the Beebos and putting shipping labels on parcels.

  5. Jason Rabinowitz:

    Economy seats are on a downward trend, but airlines are adding in perks to make you forget more quickly just how squeezed in you are, the more seats are shrinking, the more technology they're packing in.

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