terminal, terminus, depot(noun)
station where transport vehicles load or unload passengers or goods
storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage, store(noun)
a depository for goods
"storehouses were built close to the docks"
a warehouse or similar storage facility
a bus or railway station
a place where military recruits are assembled before being sent to active units
a place of deposit for the storing of goods; a warehouse; a storehouse
a military station where stores and provisions are kept, or where recruits are assembled and drilled
the headquarters of a regiment, where all supplies are received and distributed, recruits are assembled and instructed, infirm or disabled soldiers are taken care of, and all the wants of the regiment are provided for
a railway station; a building for the accommodation and protection of railway passengers or freight
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
dep′ō, de′pō, or dē′pō, n. a place of deposit: a storehouse: a military station where stores are kept and recruits trained: the headquarters of a regiment: the portion of a regiment that remains at home when the rest go on foreign service: (U.S.) a railway station. [Fr. depôt—L. deponĕre, -positum.]
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
An activity for the receipt, classification, storage, accounting, issue, maintenance, procurement, manufacture, assembly, research, salvage, or disposal of
The numerical value of DEPOT in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of DEPOT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
They attacked the depot at the airport. There was a heavy exchange of gunfire.
The same factors that the FTC cited in the Office Depot OfficeMax deal are present here.
We are alone in this battle, there are a million people around this depot here. It is a gaseous material. It is very, very dangerous material.
The same factors that the FTC cited in the Office Depot/OfficeMax deal are present here, i think there's a fair chance for this deal to be approved.
They (government authorities) don't really take us into account, because we are talking about a depot that is in a port and to my regret there is no great property value.
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- военнопленнически лагер, склад, депоBulgarian
- dipòsitCatalan, Valencian
- asema, varasto, kutsuntapaikkaFinnish
- magazzino, rimessa, deposito ferroviario, depositoItalian
- stacja, skład, hurtownia, magazynPolish
- depósito, estaçãoPortuguese
- склад, автовокзал, депо, база, хранилищеRussian
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