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containerize

[kuh n-tey-nuh-rahyz] /kənˈteɪ nəˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), containerized, containerizing.
1.
to package (freight) in uniform, sealed containers for shipment.
2.
to perform (a materials-handling operation) with the help of containerization.
3.
to make suitable for a containerization system.
verb (used without object), containerized, containerizing.
4.
to adopt containerization.
Also, especially British, containerise.
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Related forms
noncontainerized, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for containerize

containerize

/kənˈteɪnəˌraɪz/
verb (transitive)
1.
to convey (cargo) in standard-sized containers
2.
to adapt (a port or transportation system) to the use of standard-sized containers
Derived Forms
containerization, containerisation, noun
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