Definition of Container. Meaning of Container. Synonyms of Container

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Definition of Container

Container
Container Con*tain"er, n. One who, or that which, contains.

Meaning of Container from wikipedia

- A container is any receptacle or enclosure for holding a product used in storage, packaging, and transportation, including shipping. Things kept inside...
- An intermodal container, often called a shipping container, is a large standardized shipping container, designed and built for intermodal freight transport...
- A container ship (also called boxship or spelled containership) is a cargo ship that carries all of its load in truck-size intermodal containers, in a...
- A waste container, also known as a dustbin, garbage can, and trash can is a type of container that is usually made out of metal or plastic. The words...
- transport as part of international trade. This is a list of the 30 largest container shipping companies according to Alphaliner as of 01 May 2021, ranked in...
- A container port or container terminal is a facility where cargo containers are transshipped between different transport vehicles, for onward transportation...
- freight transport using intermodal containers (also called shipping containers and ISO containers). The containers have standardized dimensions. They...
- world's busiest container ports (ports with container terminals that specialize in handling goods transported in intermodal shipping containers), by total...
- The United States has more than 20 container ports around its coastline. Dredging of east coast ports are under way because of the New Panama Canal expansion...
- A shipping container is a container with strength suitable to withstand shipment, storage, and handling. Shipping containers range from large reusable...