[ pal-i-tahyz ]
/ ˈpæl ɪˌtaɪz /
verb (used with object), pal·let·ized, pal·let·iz·ing.
to place (materials) upon pallets for handling or moving.
to perform (a materials-handling operation) with the aid of pallets.
to equip with pallets or with the ability to handle pallets: to palletize a truck.
verb (used without object), pal·let·ized, pal·let·iz·ing.
to handle cargo or other materials by means of pallets.
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Also especially British, pal·let·ise.
Related formspal·let·i·za·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for palletize
/ (ˈpælɪˌtaɪz) /
(tr) to stack or transport on a pallet or pallets
Derived Formspalletization or palletisation, noun
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