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pack·ing / ˈpaking/ • n. the action or process of packing something: the handling, packing, and shipping of products. ∎  material used to protect fragile goods, esp. in transit: polystyrene packing. ∎  material used to seal a joint or assist in lubricating an axle.


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packing. Filling of interstices with small broken stones embedded in the mortar between bigger stones in rubble walls.


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The process of exercising unlawful, improper, or deceitful means to obtain a jury composed of individuals who are favorably disposed to the verdict sought.