Extremely crowded, as in I could barely breathe—we were packed in like sardines. This term, alluding to how tightly sardines are packed in cans, has been applied to human crowding since the late 1800s.
[pak-er] /ˈpæk ər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. a person who engages in as an occupation or business, especially a person who food for market: a fruit packer. [pak] /pæk/ noun 1. a group of things wrapped or tied together for easy handling or carrying; a bundle, especially one to be […]
[pak-it] /ˈpæk ɪt/ noun 1. a small group or package of anything: a packet of letters. 2. Also called packet boat, packet ship. a small vessel that carries mail, passengers, and goods regularly on a fixed route, especially on rivers or along coasts. 3. Cards. a part of a pack of cards after being cut. […]
- Packet driver
networking IBM PC local area network software that divides data into packets which it routes to the network. It also handles incoming data, reassembling the packets so that application programs can read the data as a continuous stream. FTP Software created the specification for IBM PC packet drivers but Crynwr Software dominate the market and […]
- Packet in plastic grid array
integrated circuit (PPGA) The package used for Intel’s Celeron Socket 370 CPU. [Description?] (1999-06-24)