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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A method of shipping where a lot of merchandise is packed into large receptacles.

Usage examples (37)
  • An American shipper, Sealand, even revolutionized the industry in 1956 when it invented "containerization," or putting goods in standardized containers rather than...
  • This trend has only intensified with the advent of containerization.
  • The coming of containerization has, however, changed this approach ...
  • Into this situation came Malcom McLean and his idea of containerization. for more
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