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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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Paisley Sheriff Court heard Jones got into a scuffle with Mr White when he swung his rucksack hitting his victim on the face, leaving blood streaming from a cut.
While in the alleyway two men stopped him, assaulted him and took his rucksack.
He had been put inside a zipped-up rucksack that was sodden and smelled of urine, before being dumped in the bin.
Pre Qualification: Procurement of jungle boot size-9, para jacket (terrain specific) size-m, rucksack 90 liters Eligibility Criteria : PROCUREMENT OF JUNGLE BOOT SIZE-9, PARA JACKET (TERRAIN SPECIFIC) SIZE-M, RUCKSACK 90 LITERS EMD value : INR 30000 Document Purchase Start date : 17 Dec 2018 Document Purchase End date : 08 Jan 2019 Opening date : 08 Jan 2019
Mirren can carry a rucksack if she wants, it's the ageist fashionistas who should get off her back.
He added: "You don't want to put your children in an armour vest every time they go to school but actually you can just throw this in their rucksack and they can have some protection."
Rucksack brand Osprey have created a collection of ski and snowboard packs for men and women and in a range of sizes.
They hid nine rucksacks well off the Glen River Trail above Newcastle, Co Down, on New Year's Eve before making the ascent to the 767-metre summit.
When officers attended they recovered the rucksack which was full of cash and cocaine.
DO you recognise this collection of jewellery - including a 1929 swimming medal - found dumped in a rucksack in Huddersfield?
A YOUNG woman was robbed of her rucksack in the street.