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 for backpack
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  backpack \back"pack\ n.
     a bag carried on the back, supported by straps looped over
     the shoulders.
  
     Syn: knapsack; rucksack; haversack. [WordNet 1.5]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  backpack \back"pack\ v. i.
     to hike while carrying a backpack; -- often used in the form
     go backpacking; as, to backpack through the forest.
     [PJC]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  backpack
      n 1: a bag carried by a strap on your back or shoulder [syn:
           backpack, back pack, knapsack, packsack,
           rucksack, haversack]
      v 1: hike with a backpack; "Every summer they are backpacking in
           the Rockies" [syn: backpack, pack]

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