What is Crate ?

Crate is (noun) 1. a large rough wooden box The dinner set arrived safely, carefully packed in a wooden crate. 2. a container for bottles The school orders a crate of milk every day. They had a crate of beer in the back of their car.(verb) to put something into a crate Every piece of china was wrapped in paper, and the whole lot was then crated to be sent to the shipper.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level