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containerizeverb [T]

UK usually containerise uk   /kənˈteɪ.nər.aɪz/ us   /kənˈteɪ.nə.raɪz/
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containerizeverb [T]

UK also containerise uk   /kənˈteɪnəraɪz/ us  
TRANSPORT to put goods into a container or containers for transport, or to make a port, ship, etc. suitable for this method of transport: The face of shipping has changed, with more goods traditionally handled in bulk now being containerized.
containerized
adjective UK also containerised
containerized cargo/goods/shipments
containerization
noun [U] UK also containerisation
In April 1956 , the first of these converted ships sailed from New York to Houston, and containerization became a sunrise industry.
(Definition of containerize from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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