- packing plant packing plant also packing station ➔ plant
* * *packing plant UK US noun [C]► COMMERCE a factory or building where goods are put into containers before being sent somewhere to be sold: »
The vegetables are delivered to the packing plant in bulk.»
70% of the women are employed at the meat packing plant.
Financial and business terms. 2012.
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