[ kuhn-tey-ner-uh-zey-shuhn ]

  1. a method of shipping freight in relatively uniform, sealed, movable containers whose contents do not have to be unloaded at each point of transfer.: Compare break bulk (def. 1).

Origin of containerization

First recorded in 1955–60; containerize + -ation

Words Nearby containerization Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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