Definition of man-pack in English:

man-pack

noun

  • A compact package containing equipment or supplies, designed to be carried easily by one person.

verb

  • 1with object To transport (equipment, supplies, etc.) in a pack designed to be carried easily by one person.

  • 2no object To travel carrying equipment, etc., in a man-pack.

Origin

1920s<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in Tasmanian (Hobart).