containerise
British variant of containerize

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • containerise — (Brit.) v. pack goods in containers for shipping; transport cargo in large containers; convert a port or an industry so that it can deal with and handle standard sized freight containers; adopt containerization (also containerize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • containerise — /kənˈteɪnəraɪz/ (say kuhn taynuhruyz) verb (t) (containerised, containerising) 1. to send (goods) in containers. 2. to convert (a goods carrying system) to the use of containers. Also, containerize. –containerisation, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • containerise — /kən teɪnəraɪz/, containerize verb to put or ship goods in containers …   Marketing dictionary in english

  • containerise — verb package in a container The cargo was containerized for safe and efficient shipping • Syn: ↑containerize • Derivationally related forms: ↑container, ↑container (for: ↑containerize) …   Useful english dictionary

  • containerised — containerise (Brit.) v. pack goods in containers for shipping; transport cargo in large containers; convert a port or an industry so that it can deal with and handle standard sized freight containers; adopt containerization (also containerize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • containerises — containerise (Brit.) v. pack goods in containers for shipping; transport cargo in large containers; convert a port or an industry so that it can deal with and handle standard sized freight containers; adopt containerization (also containerize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • containerising — containerise (Brit.) v. pack goods in containers for shipping; transport cargo in large containers; convert a port or an industry so that it can deal with and handle standard sized freight containers; adopt containerization (also containerize) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • containerize — con‧tain‧er‧ize [kənˈteɪnəraɪz] also containerise verb [transitive] TRANSPORT to put goods into standard sized containers in order to move them by road, rail, or ship: • the steadily increasing volumes of iron ore, oil and containerized trade… …   Financial and business terms

  • containerization — containerize con‧tain‧er‧ize [kənˈteɪnəraɪz] also containerise verb [transitive] TRANSPORT to put goods into standard sized containers in order to move them by road, rail, or ship: • the steadily increasing volumes of iron ore, oil and… …   Financial and business terms

  • containerize — /keuhn tay neuh ruyz /, v.t., containerized, containerizing. 1. to package (freight) in uniform, sealed containers for shipment. 2. to perform (a materials handling operation) with the help of containerization. 3. to make suitable for a… …   Universalium

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