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    RECEPTACLE VS CONTAINER

    What is the difference between RECEPTACLE AND CONTAINER?

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    Rover_KE is offline Moderator
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    Re: RECEPTACLE VS CONTAINER

    Not a lot.

    They are usually interchangeable.

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    Re: RECEPTACLE VS CONTAINER

    One difference: the huge metal boxes used for transporting things by ship are containers.

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    Re: RECEPTACLE VS CONTAINER

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    One difference: the huge metal boxes used for transporting things by ship are containers.
    Good point, Tdol.

    Rover

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