[kuh n-tey-ner-uh-zey-shuh n]
noun Transportation.
  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 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018