Definition of woolpack in English:

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woolpack

Pronunciation: /ˈwʊlpak/

noun

historical
A bale of wool.
Example sentences
  • Robert had been sitting where he was for about three hours; and he had walked between four and five miles, woolpack on his shoulder, before he reached the road.
  • In addition to the trade in grain, Berwick ships regularly carried eggs, potatoes, pork, woolpacks, leather and dairy produce.
  • The regular trade in woolpacks between Berwick and Hull made similar demands on internal carrier networks.

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