|n.||1.||A large basket or hamper of wickerwork, used for the transportation of china, crockery, and similar wares.|
|2.||A box or case whose sides are of wooden slats with interspaces, - used especially for transporting fruit.|
|v. t.||1.||To pack in a crate or case for transportation; as, to crate a sewing machine; to crate peaches.|
|Noun||1.||crate - a rugged box (usually made of wood); used for shipping|
|2.||crate - the quantity contained in a crate|
|Verb||1.||crate - put into a crate; as for protection; "crate the paintings before shipping them to the museum"|
uncrate - remove from the crate; "uncrate the glassed carefully!"