Definition of conex in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkänˌeks/

Entry from US English dictionary


A large, steel-reinforced reusable container for shipping military cargo or, when modified, for use as temporary accommodations: they told us we’d be staying in luxury air-conditioned conexes
More example sentences
  • I would tether an aerostat to a large heavy conex container in a secure base area like a battalion headquarters and headquarters company.
  • It can easily be deployed in the unit supply conex.
  • All these guys that was in these conex boxes were black.


Acronym from container express.

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Syllabification: con·ex

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