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containership

[kuh n-tey-ner-ship] /kənˈteɪ nərˌʃɪp/
noun
1.
a usually large ship built to transport containerized cargo.
Also, container ship.
Compare break-bulk (def 2).
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  • Increased containership traffic and activity at ports adds to traffic congestion around the ports, affecting landside access.

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