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pack·ag·ing

 (păk′ə-jĭng)
n.
1. The act, process, industry, art, or style of packing.
2. Material used for making packages.
3. The manner in which something, such as a proposal or product, or someone, such as a candidate or author, is presented to the public.

packaging

(ˈpækɪdʒɪŋ)
n
1.
a. the box or wrapping in which a product is offered for sale
b. the design of such a box or wrapping, esp with reference to its ability to attract customers
2. the presentation of a person, product, television programme, etc, to the public in a way designed to build up a favourable image
3. the work of a packager
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.packaging - the business of packingpackaging - the business of packing; "his business is packaging for transport"
business enterprise, commercial enterprise, business - the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects; "computers are now widely used in business"
meat packing, meatpacking, meat-packing business - wholesale packaging of meat for future sale (including slaughtering and processing and distribution to retailers)
unitisation, unitization - the act of packaging cargo into unit loads
2.packaging - a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institutionpackaging - a message issued in behalf of some product or cause or idea or person or institution; "the packaging of new ideas"
marketing - the commercial processes involved in promoting and selling and distributing a product or service; "most companies have a manager in charge of marketing"
subject matter, content, message, substance - what a communication that is about something is about
buildup - highly favorable publicity and praise; "his letter of recommendation gave her a terrific buildup"
public relations, PR - a promotion intended to create goodwill for a person or institution
blurb, endorsement, indorsement - a promotional statement (as found on the dust jackets of books); "the author got all his friends to write blurbs for his book"
ballyhoo, hoopla, hype, plug - blatant or sensational promotion
sales pitch, sales talk, pitch - promotion by means of an argument and demonstration
ad, advert, advertisement, advertising, advertizement, advertizing - a public promotion of some product or service
sales promotion - promotion that supplements or coordinates advertising
3.packaging - material used to make packagespackaging - material used to make packages  
blister pack, bubble pack - packaging in which a product is sealed between a cardboard backing and clear plastic cover
material - things needed for doing or making something; "writing materials"; "useful teaching materials"

packaging

noun wrapping, casing, covering, cover, box, packing, wrapper The packaging is made from recycled materials.
Translations
obal
indpakning
paketointi
emballageemballage de matières radioactivesencapsidationmise en boîtierconditionnement
pakiranje
パッケージ
포장
paketiranje
förpackning
หีบห่อ
sự đóng gói

packaging

[ˈpækɪdʒɪŋ]
A. N
1. (= packet, box, etc) → embalaje m; (= wrapping) → envoltorio m
2. (Comm) (= presentation) → presentación f
if the image and the packaging are right, consumers will buy anythingsi la imagen y la presentación son las adecuadas, los clientes comprarán cualquier cosa
B. CPD packaging company, packaging plant Nenvasadora f
packaging industry Nindustria f del empaquetado or del envase
packaging machine Nmáquina f empaquetadora or envasadora
packaging material Nmaterial m de envasado or de empaquetado

packaging

[ˈpækɪdʒɪŋ] n (= paper, plastic, cardboard) → emballage mpackaging company nentreprise f de conditionnementpack animal nbête f de somme

packaging

n
(= material)Verpackung f; this is where they do the packaginghier werden die Sachen verpackt
(= presentation of product)Präsentation f; the public don’t buy the product, they buy the packagingdie Leute kaufen nicht das Produkt, sondern die Verpackung; packaging industryVerpackungsindustrie f
(= act)Verpacken nt

packaging

[ˈpækɪdʒɪŋ] nconfezione f, imballo

packaging

تَعْبِئَةٌ obal indpakning Verpackung συσκευασία embalaje, empaquetado paketointi emballage pakiranje imballaggio パッケージ 포장 verpakking emballasje opakowanie embalagem упаковка förpackning หีบห่อ paketleme sự đóng gói 包装
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