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Definition 1: any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another) - [noun denoting artifact]

(container is a kind of ...) an artifact (or system of artifacts) that is instrumental in accomplishing some end

(... is a kind of container ) container for holding implements and materials for work (especially for sewing)

(... is a kind of container ) a container that is used to put or keep things in

(... is a kind of container ) container for carrying gunpowder; made of the hollow horn of an animal

(... is a kind of container ) a container in which plants are cultivated

(... is a kind of container ) a detachable container of fuel on an airplane

(... is a kind of container ) shallow container made of metal

(... is a kind of container ) a wrapped container

(... is a kind of container ) container into which liquid is poured to create a given shape when it hardens

(... is a kind of container ) a container of some standard capacity that is used to obtain fixed amounts of a substance

(... is a kind of container ) a container (usually in a barn or stable) from which cattle or horses feed

(... is a kind of container ) a container for something to be mailed

(... is a kind of container ) a container where religious relics are stored or displayed (especially relics of saints)

(... is a kind of container ) a small container for holding salt at the dining table

(... is a kind of container ) a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people

"the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC"

(... is a kind of container ) a container with a handle and a spout with a perforated nozzle; used to sprinkle water over plants

(... is a kind of container ) a container with an open top; for discarded paper and other rubbish

(... is a kind of container ) an object used as a container (especially for liquids)

(... is a kind of container ) container for preserving historical records to be discovered at some future time

(... is a kind of container ) a small metal cap to protect the finger while sewing; can be used as a small container

(... is a kind of container ) container consisting of a set of magnets set in a doughnut-shaped ring around which charged particles from an accelerator can be kept circulating until they are used

(... is a kind of container ) a piece of cutlery with a shallow bowl-shaped container and a handle; used to stir or serve or take up food

(... is a kind of container ) a container in which something can be shaken

(... is a kind of container ) container for coal; shaped to permit pouring the coal onto the fire

(... is a kind of container ) a container (usually with a slot in the top) for keeping money at home

"the coin bank was empty"

(... is a kind of container ) container consisting of any configuration of magnetic fields used to contain a plasma during controlled thermonuclear reactions

(... is a kind of container ) a boxlike container in a piece of furniture; made so as to slide in and out

(... is a kind of container ) a container from which a person draws a wrapped item at random without knowing the contents

(... is a kind of container ) a small container

(... is a kind of container ) metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour

(... is a kind of container ) airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc.

(... is a kind of container ) a large container for storing fuel

"the ship's bunkers were full of coal"

(... is a kind of container ) a container used to keep bread or cake in

(... is a kind of container ) a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid

"he rummaged through a box of spare parts"

(... is a kind of container ) a small round container that is open at the top for holding tobacco

(... is a kind of container ) a container; usually has a lid

(... is a kind of container ) a container that is usually woven and has handles

(... is a kind of container ) a container used for carrying money and small personal items or accessories (especially by women)

"she reached into her bag and found a comb"

(... is a kind of container ) a large container for freight

(... is a kind of container ) a portable container for carrying several objects

"the musicians left their instrument cases backstage"

(... is a kind of container ) a glass container used to store and display items in a shop or museum or home

(... is a kind of container ) a container made of glass for holding liquids while drinking

(... is a kind of container ) a flat (usually rectangular) container for a letter, thin package, etc.

(... is a kind of container ) a container that has been emptied

"return all empties to the store"

(... is a kind of container ) a container designed to receive and transport and dump waste

(... is a kind of container ) a container so designed that the contents can be used in prescribed amounts

(... is a kind of container ) a piece of dishware normally used as a container for holding or serving food

"we gave them a set of dishes for a wedding present"

(... is a kind of container ) a small container (open at one end) in which dice are shaken by hand and from which they are thrown

(... is a kind of container ) a cylindrical container for oxygen or compressed air

(... is a kind of container ) a small open container usually used for drinking; usually has a handle

"he put the cup back in the saucer" "the handle of the cup was missing"

(... is a kind of container ) a container that holds a magnetic tape used for recording or playing sound or video

(... is a kind of container ) a flexible container with a single opening

"he stuffed his laundry into a large bag"

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