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Example sentences from the Web for container
In one set of experiments, he stressed the animals by trapping them inside a wire-mesh container for 30 minutes.
Some TVs can’t decode certain formats, like DTS or Dolby Atmos, which means this trick won’t work on movies encoded in those containers.How to fix that annoying audio delay on your soundbar|Whitson Gordon|August 25, 2020|Popular Science
Engineer Charles Carron of Grenoble, Switzerland, suggested that a 40-foot-long, 20,000-pound, bullet-shaped container should be added to the tower’s silhouette.The Story Behind the Eiffel Tower’s Forgotten Competitors|Fiona Zublin|August 10, 2020|Ozy
Officers then carried out an hours-long raid on the publication’s offices, cordoning off large sections of the newsroom and carting away containers full of confiscated material, as the newspaper’s staff live-streamed the proceedings.Beijing is moving to demolish one of the only Hong Kong newspapers it doesn’t control|Mary Hui|August 10, 2020|Quartz
The carved stone container holds a miniature llama or alpaca carved from a spiny oyster shell and a gold sheet rolled into a cylinder about the length of a paperclip, the scientists report in the August Antiquity.A submerged Inca offering hints at Lake Titicaca’s sacred role|Bruce Bower|August 3, 2020|Science News
After walking block after block holding that container, he had suddenly discarded it and was now clutching a gun.
They should be brought out one at a time and used immediately, rather than possibly leaving a container open.Kids Eat the Darndest Things: Laundry Pods, Teething Necklaces, and More Of The Weirdest Stuff Sending Kids to the E.R.|Russell Saunders|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We fill every container, bucket and bathtub in the house and it lasts us until the next time.
As a test, Sun shipped over a container stuffed with apparel made in his home province.
A heavy trowel is used to retrieve a mass of your chosen kind of ice cream from its tub and put it in the cardboard container.
He reached into the plastic container and drew forth a handful of brownish objects that smelled to Kieran like dried fruit.The Stars, My Brothers|Edmond Hamilton
The most common relations are cause and effect, container and thing contained, and sign and the thing signified.English: Composition and Literature|W. F. (William Franklin) Webster
An empty cigarette box can be easily changed to a useful container for talking-machine needles, as shown in the sketch.The Boy Mechanic, Book 2|Various
Misagàsà ang sag-ub nga natumba sa batu, The bamboo container went crack when it fell on the stones.
Ikay nagsalsag sa sag-ub, You broke the bamboo tube water container into slivers.
British Dictionary definitions for container
- a large cargo-carrying standard-sized container that can be loaded from one mode of transport to another
- (as modifier)a container port; a container ship