containerization

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containerization

[kən‚tā·nə·rə′zā·shən]
(industrial engineering)
The practice of placing cargo in large containers such as truck trailers to facilitate loading on and off ships and railroad flat cars.
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Lightweight Composite Air Cargo Containers," SAE Int.
The units use non-intrusive means to screen trucks, cargo containers, rail cars and other conveyances for radiation.