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- n. A sack worn over one shoulder with a strap winding around the chest, traditionally used by bicycle messengers.
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She flipped the messenger bag she was working on closed, handing it to Yoshi.
The knife went in her boot, and she scooped up her kitbag, the canvas messenger bag that held an operative's toys and tricks, settling it so the strap ran diagonally across her body.