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1. a box, bottle, can, etc. which can hold goods
2. a very large metal case of a standard size for loading and transporting goods on trucks, trains, and ships

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The container was used to transport the food to the impoverished nation and those same containers were also used by them for a variety of uses.
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The massive tanker is capable of transporting thousands of shipping containers filled with a variety of goods across the ocean in short order.
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Jack had some left over food from his recent party, so he decided to put it in a container and save it for later.
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