• Webster discovers a mysterious package. P. 475
    Webster discovers a mysterious package. P. 475
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n packaging the business of packing "his business is packaging for transport"
    • n packaging material used to make packages
    • n packaging a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution "the packaging of new ideas"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Parma ham is only Parma ham if it is made in the Parma region of Italy. The British chain supermarket Asda, made and packaged its own "Parma ham" and was successfully sued by the real Parma ham people (Parma Ham Trade Association)
    • n packaging The act of making into packages.
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  • Harry Emerson Fosdick
    “A person wrapped up in himself makes a small package.”
  • John Ruskin
    “When a man is wrapped up in himself he makes a pretty small package.”
  • Andrea Dworkin
    “Erotica is simply high-class pornography; better produced, better conceived, better executed, better packaged, designed for a better class of consumer.”
  • Oswald C. Hoffman
    Oswald C. Hoffman
    “Having given us the package, do you think God will deny us the ribbon?”
  • Robert A. Cook
    Robert A. Cook
    “We dribble away our life, little by little, in small packages -- we don't throw it away all at once.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “Freedom is a package deal -- with it comes responsibilities and consequences.”


In literature:

Apple packages should always present a neat, clean, and attractive appearance.
"Apple Growing" by M. C. Burritt
One large package of sterile gauze (25 yards).
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
A messenger boy shows up with a package.
"Shorty McCabe on the Job" by Sewell Ford
The Chemist produced two small paper packages from his wallet.
"The Girl in the Golden Atom" by Raymond King Cummings
Kepenau had brought several packages of skins, which it was his object to dispose of.
"Afar in the Forest" by W.H.G. Kingston
The inhabitants were busy collecting their scattered goods, and doing them up in portable packages.
"On the Banks of the Amazon" by W.H.G. Kingston
This was then pressed into bags of skin, and done up into packages ready for transport.
"Snow Shoes and Canoes" by William H. G. Kingston
This could be a spaceliner suite with a packaged view of any one of some hundreds of worlds, and with packaged sunlight thrown in.
"Legacy" by James H Schmitz
The stolen pocket-book, a small paper package, and a crumpled letter were laid upon the desk.
"Children of the Tenements" by Jacob A. Riis
Numerous packages were made up in form for the warriors to handle conveniently.
"The Wonder Island Boys: Conquest of the Savages" by Roger Thompson Finlay

In poetry:

"`We'll touch at every chimney-top
(An Elevated Track, of course),
Then, as we whisk you by, you'll drop
Each package down: just think, the force
"The Hard Times In Elfland [A Story of Christmas Eve]" by Sidney Lanier
In the lobby of the Banco Bilbao
a dark woman will slip me a key, a package,
the name of a hotel, a numbered account,
the first letters of an unknown alphabet.
"Encounter at St. Martin's" by Ken Smith
All morning long
I have worn
your cross, hung with package string around my throat.
It tapped me lightly as a child's heart might,
tapping secondhand, softly waiting to be born.
Ruth, I cherish the letter you wrote.
"With Mercy for the Greedy" by Anne Sexton

In news:

An advocacy group for food safety and nutrition said the company's advertising and packaging suggest that the drinks contain antioxidants from blackberries, cherries, cranberries, pomegranates and raspberries, rather than added vitamin E.
White House to Notify Congress Soon of $60 Billion Package, Largest Ever for U.S.
Letter to the full Congress Outlining NEA's Priorities for a Jobs Package and Providing ARRA Funding Cliff by State.
You might find louder and sharper Bluetooth speakers than the $99 Logitech UE Mobile Boombox , but you won't find a better all-around package close to its price.
Packaging development manager Brian Stepowany of Bumble Bee Foods talks about the importance of relationship building with contract packagers and the challenges of plastic can development.
Pairs of pliers in plastic clamshell packaging, left, and paperboard packaging, right, at a Home Depot store in Decatur, Ga.
"Sustainable packaging as a term is no longer relevant today as the debate about good vs bad packaging has moved on".
Close' robotic packaging machine with v. Packaging news, trends & innovations.
Greener Packaging on Tap for New Consumer Packaged Goods .
The plastic beverage bottle, a package that has become something of a symbol of consumer excess and waste, has been at the receiving end of some promising developments that could rehabilitate the image of this widely-used package.
Definition and Format of Recipes for the Packaging of Consumer Packaged Goods .
Because you must define all code PerlCtrl exposes within a Perl package, you need to use Perl 's package keyword followed by the package's name (i.e.
"I could use one small package for my baking and the next time I could pull out the box, snip off an end of another little package and make my own barbecue sauce," Young said.
Michelle had 4 different prize packages to choose from and because they are such big OU football fans she chose the prize package from Coaches Corner.
Packaging Strategies (West Chester, PA) has made the proceedings from its Packaging Strategies 2000 conference available.

In science:

The one-loop calculations in the Standard Model are highly automatized with the package a˚ıTalc.
Automated use of DIANA for two-fermion production at colliders
Nevertheless, only few packages for such a task are publicly available.
Automated use of DIANA for two-fermion production at colliders
There exist several variants of the package with identical version numbers but with quite some different properties.
Automated use of DIANA for two-fermion production at colliders
Simulations of the BON system were performed using the Netmodeler package.
Balanced Overlay Networks (BON): Decentralized Load Balancing via Self-Organized Random Networks
This was successfully reproduced at the 10% level by the computer simulation package Geant4 after modifications to its implementation of polarized Compton/Rayleigh scattering.
Beam Test of a Prototype Detector Array for the PoGO Astronomical Hard X-Ray/Soft Gamma-Ray Polarimeter