Container may refer to:

  • Items used to contain, store, and transport products, such as:
    • Carton
    • Bottle
    • Can (disambiguation), several meanings
  • Shipping containers include
    • Crate
    • Wooden box
    • Intermodal container, aka Ship container or Cargo container
      • Twenty-foot equivalent unit, an industry standard intermodal container size
    • Intermediate bulk container
    • Corrugated box made of corrugated fiberboard
    • Unit Load Device
    • Drum (container)
    • Flexible intermediate bulk container
  • Food storage container
  • A skydiving container, which stores the parachute on a skydiving rig

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Famous quotes containing the word container:

    Now here this, now here this. Reveille. I repeat, reveille. Attention all hands. Because another cigarette butt has been found in the container of the Captain’s palm tree, there will be no movies again tonight. That is all.
    Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965)

    A book is simply the container of an idea—like a bottle; what is inside the book is what matters.
    Angela Carter (1940–1992)