A box made of wood, plastic, or metal, especially one divided into parts to hold bottles. (Cambridge Dictionary)
A crate is a large box used for transporting or storing things. (Collins Dictionary)
If something is crated, it is packed in a crate so that it can be transported or stored somewhere safely. (Collins Dictionary)
An open box of wooden slats or a usually wooden protective case or framework for shipping. (Merriam – Webster)
Crate meaning in Cambridge Dictionary
Crate meaning in Longman.