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connex

[kon-eks] /ˈkɒn ɛks/
noun
1.
a large metal cargo container used by the U.S. Army for shipping supplies, as to overseas bases.
Also called connex box.
Origin
apparently respelling of conex, from con(tainer for) ex(port)
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Examples for connex
  • The contractor will furnish a connex for storage of furniture.
  • connex files disclosed no record of any formal disciplinary action with regard to the engineer.

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