What does the word package mean?

Usage examples for package

  1. " If you're hungry I can fix that part of it all right," and Joe produced the package of provisions. – Down the Slope by James Otis
  2. Paul started to get his hat, then stopped and from his pocket drew out a small package. – The Master Mystery by Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey
  3. Ten cents' worth of candles ought to last us quite a while, began the practical Cynthia; and ten cents more will buy a whole package of safety- matches. – The Boarded-Up House by Augusta Huiell Seaman