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General containers

basket

noun

a container for carrying or keeping things in, made from thin pieces of plastic, wire, or wood woven together, and sometimes with a handle

bin

noun

a container for storing something, especially a large amount

box

noun

a container with straight sides, a flat base, and sometimes a lid

case

noun

a container or cover for keeping or protecting something

catch-all

noun

a container for a variety of things that are not related to each other

chest

noun

a large strong heavy box used for moving or storing things

container

noun

something used for storing or holding things, for example a box, bottle, or bowl

container

noun

a very large metal or wooden box designed to be loaded easily onto ships and trucks

crate

noun

a large wooden box used for moving or storing goods

envelope

noun

a thin case that contains something

mold

noun

an empty container into which you pour a liquid that you want to be the same shape as the container when it becomes hard

packing case

noun

a packing crate

packing crate

noun

a large wooden box used for storing things or moving them to other places

pallet

noun

a flat wooden or metal surface used for moving or storing heavy goods

pocket

noun

a small bag or other container that forms part of an object, for example a bag

receptacle

noun

a container

tin

noun

a metal container with a lid, used for storing things

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