Parcel

What is Parcel ?

Parcel is (noun) a package, e.g. one which is to be sent by post The postman has brought a parcel for you. The parcel was wrapped up in brown paper. If you’re going to the post office, can you post this parcel for me? (verb) to wrap and tie something up to send by post I parcelled the books up yesterday but I haven’t posted them yet. Antonym unwrap (NOTE: parcelling parcelled. The US spelling is parceling parceled.)

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level