Meaning of CONTAINER in English

CONTAINER

n.

Pronunciation: k ə n- ' t ā -n ə r

Function: noun

Date: 15th century

: one that contains: as a : a receptacle (as a box or jar) for holding goods b : a portable compartment in which freight is placed (as on a train or ship) for convenience of movement

– con · tain · er · less \ -l ə s \ adjective

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