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con·tai·ner

(kŏn-tā'nĕr)
A receptacle in which anything is confined.
[L. contineo, to hold together]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

container

(kŏn-tā′nĕr)
A receptacle for storing a medical specimen or supplies. Use of sterile disposable containers for collecting specimens is recommended, since contamination of the container may alter the results of the specimen analysis and therefore interfere with the diagnosis.
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Last March, SBITC added four reach stackersan equipment which can lift, shift and stack empty containersto ensure efficient port operations and optimize container yard space of the Subic port terminal.
In terms of penalties, it was pointed out that P10,000 per day is charged for the delay in the release of a 40-footer container and P5,000 for a 20-footer container at the ports.
The oversight committee, MICP District Collector Erastus Sandino Austria said, will be tasked to hasten the proper disposal and continuously auction of shipments to reduce the high number of overstaying containers on the yard.
He said that the service has launched an investigation into the whereabouts of four containers on transfer which were cleared from Apapa Port to the Inland facilities in Kano and Kaduna, saying it would descend heavily on any importer, customs agent or officer of the service who has any connection with the missing containers.
Muturi said changes have been informed by need to 'use container storage capacity at the ICDE'.
Depending on the items stored in the container when it was still being used for cargo, some are insulated while most are not.
- Support for all core infrastructure elements of Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, including its registry, logging, and metrics.
Shipping containers are defined to facilitate the transport and carriage of goods without the need to unload and/or reload the cargo at intermediate points.
Remove the lids and record the temperature in each container. Use the tongs to remove one of the creamers from each of the containers and open it.
On the basis of end use industry the global container glass market is segmented into
The system in place would have been effective if there had been more emphasis on the importance of container accountability.
A third division, called Container Container, has grown year on year since it was created in 2007 to sell containers via the internet, and has now given Parsons Containers a significant national presence.