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  • n. A bag made of thin polythene or paper, generally used for carrying groceries or other purchased items.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a bag made of paper or plastic for holding customer's purchases


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  • Looking out of the window on to an almost empty station, he caught sight, to his great surprise, of Miss Brimley making her way along the platform, peering in at the windows, a carrier bag in her hand.

    A Murder of Quality


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