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container

noun

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something into which a liquid or smaller objects can be put for storage or transportation
  • save the plastic containers from the deli for other uses

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The first known use of container was in the 15th century

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“Container.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/container. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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