Definition of containerized in English:


(British containerised)

Pronunciation /kənˈtānəˌrīzd/ /kənˈteɪnəˌraɪzd/


  • 1Packed into or transported by container.

    • ‘containerized cargo’
  • 2Computing
    (of a program or application) run in a discrete environment set up within an operating system specifically for that purpose and allocated only essential resources.

    • ‘containerized applications have smaller footprints because they only include the elements of the operating system they need’