containerization

[ kuhn-tey-ner-uh-zey-shuhn ]
/ kənˌteɪ nər əˈzeɪ ʃən /

noun Transportation.

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).

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Origin of containerization

First recorded in 1955–60; containerize + -ation
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