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backpack

a pack carried on the back of an astronaut, containing oxygen cylinders, essential supplies, etc

backpack

A parachute pack attached to the parachute harness at the upper back of the wearer. A short term for backpack parachute.
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He noted that the backpack has additional batteries that can be charged while the backpack is in the sun.
After speaking with the school principal of the local elementary school, it was decided that the literacy backpack project would take place with a classroom of third graders.
1) title attributed to the contract : Backpack small m05.
1 SAMSONITE REWIND LAPTOP BACKPACK from PS55, Samsonite.
Vincent de Paul Society of Lane County, a nonprofit human services organization, said the backpack drive offers financial relief to many low-income families who already struggle to afford rent, utilities, food and other basics.
The backpack itself is made from canvas with an interior padding.
Utilizing our new vertically oriented 13" Sleeve for our popular 13" MacBook Pro Backpack creates the perfect synergy between form, function and protection.
Food banks that offer backpack programs were asked to direct 50 percent of their gifts from the CenturyLink Clarke M.
OPERATION BACKPACK makes sure that every needy child living in New York City shelters is fully prepared when the school bell rings for the first time in September.
Apple iPad mini 2: from AED999 (+ backpack + Sony headphones
Each backpack that is donated is filled with school supplies, such as binders, notebooks, composition books, and other necessary items for school.
AUBURN _-- School is back in session, and it's important that students begin the school year with a properly fitting backpack.