packer

Primary Meanings of packer

1.
n
a workman employed to pack things into containers
2.
n
a hiker who wears a backpack
Full Definitions of packer
1

n a workman employed to pack things into containers

Synonyms:
bagger, boxer
Type of:
working man, working person, workingman, workman
an employee who performs manual or industrial labor

n a wholesaler in the meat-packing business

Synonyms:
meat packer
Examples:
Gustavus Franklin Swift
United States meat-packer who began the use of refrigerated railroad cars (1839-1903)
Type of:
jobber, middleman, wholesaler
someone who buys large quantities of goods and resells to merchants rather than to the ultimate customers
2

n a hiker who wears a backpack

Synonyms:
backpacker
Type of:
hiker, tramp, tramper
a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure)

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