from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Material used for making bags.
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- v. Present participle of bag.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Cloth or other material for bags.
- n. The act of putting anything into, or as into, a bag.
- n. The act of swelling; swelling.
- n. Reaping peas, beans, wheat, etc., with a chopping stroke.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of putting into bags.
- n. Filtration through canvas bags.
- n. Any coarse woven fabric of hemp, etc., out of which bags are made, or which is used for covering cotton-bales and for similar purposes.
- n. In the northern counties of England, food eaten between regular meals; now, especially in Lancashire, an afternoon meal, “afternoon tea” in a substantial form.
- n. A method of reaping corn or pulse by chopping it with a hook.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. coarse fabric used for bags or sacks
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