[kuh n-tey-nuh-rahyz] /kənˈteɪ nəˌraɪz/
verb (used with object), containerized, containerizing.
to package (freight) in uniform, sealed for shipment.
to perform (a materials-handling operation) with the help of .
to make suitable for a containerization system.
verb (used without object), containerized, containerizing.
to adopt containerization.
to convey (cargo) in standard-sized containers
to adapt (a port or transportation system) to the use of standard-sized containers
[kuh n-tam-uh-ney-shuh n] /kənˌtæm əˈneɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of contaminating, or of making something impure or unsuitable by contact with something unclean, bad, etc. 2. the act of contaminating, or of rendering something harmful or unusable by the addition of radioactive material: the contamination of food following a nuclear attack. 3. the state […]
[kuh n-tem-puh-rey-nee-uh s] /kənˌtɛm pəˈreɪ ni əs/ adjective 1. living or occurring during the same period of time; contemporary. /kənˌtɛmpəˈreɪnɪəs/ adjective 1. existing, beginning, or occurring in the same period of time adj. 1650s, from Late Latin contemporaneus “contemporary,” from the same source as contemporary but with a form after Late Latin temporaneous “timely.” Related: […]
[kuh n-tem-puh-rer-ee] /kənˈtɛm pəˌrɛr i/ adjective 1. existing, occurring, or living at the same time; belonging to the same time: Newton’s discovery of the calculus was contemporary with that of Leibniz. 2. of about the same age or date: a Georgian table with a contemporary wig stand. 3. of the present time; modern: a lecture […]
[kuh n-ten-shuh n] /kənˈtɛn ʃən/ noun 1. a struggling together in opposition; strife. 2. a striving in rivalry; competition; contest. 3. strife in debate; dispute; controversy. 4. a point for or affirmed in controversy. /kənˈtɛnʃən/ noun 1. a struggling between opponents; competition 2. dispute in an argument (esp in the phrase bone of contention) 3. […]