Definition of “containerize” - English Dictionary

“containerize” in British English

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containerizeverb [ T ]

UK usually containerise uk /kənˈteɪ.nər.aɪz/ us /kənˈteɪ.nə.raɪz/

(Definition of “containerize” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“containerize” in Business English

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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.
adjective UK also containerised

containerized cargo/goods/shipments
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)