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TO PACK. To deceive by false appearance; to counterfeit; to delude; as packing a jury. (q.v.) Bac. Ab. Juries, M; 12 Conn. R. 262.

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I can only imagine what would have happened to me if I had strolled into the arena packing heat.
GO TENG Kok is packing heat of the emotional caliber while awaiting a decision from the election body of the Philippine Olympic Committee.
Between NYC and LA, there is that vast hinterland that coastal types call "flyovercountry", full of people convinced the Messiah is going to land any minute now, and that this time he will be packing heat.
The problem with the Florida law - and a fact that the NRA and its supporters would like opponents to forget - is that while gun rights advocates seem to assume that anyone who carries a weapon legally will never use it illegally, history is rife with examples in which people who were legally packing heat mowed down innocent victims.
Inviting every emotionally unstable person with a bone to pick to enter the State House packing heat is stupid, and endangers the safety of legislators, state employees and visitors.