1. [ noun ] any material used especially to protect something
Synonyms: wadding packing_material
Related terms: material excelsior cardboard blister_pack pack
2. [ noun ] the enclosure of something in a package or box
Synonyms: boxing
Related terms: enclosure bundling box
3. [ noun ] (transportation) carrying something in a pack on the back
Synonyms: backpacking

"the backpacking of oxygen is essential for astronauts"

Related terms: carry backpack
Similar spelling:   paging