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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A rugged box (usually made of wood); The quantity contained in such a box.

Usage examples (37)
  • crate the paintings before shipping them to the museum
  • From the Sun-Sentinel: Cuban woman ships herself to Miami in crate
  • Anyway my WW is of just an old discarded milk-crate from a logging operation.
  • The crate is equipped with shielding materials to reduce the radiation signature. for more
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