warehouse, storage warehouse(verb)
a storehouse for goods and merchandise
store in a warehouse
A place for storing large amounts of products (wares). In logistics, a place where products go to from the manufacturer before going to the retailer.
To store, as in a warehouse.
To confine people to institutions for long-term periods.
Plural form of warehouseman.
a storehouse for wares, or goods
to deposit or secure in a warehouse
to place in the warehouse of the government or customhouse stores, to be kept until duties are paid
A warehouse is a commercial building for storage of goods. Warehouses are used by manufacturers, importers, exporters, wholesalers, transport businesses, customs, etc. They are usually large plain buildings in industrial areas of cities and towns and villages. They usually have loading docks to load and unload goods from trucks. Sometimes warehouses are designed for the loading and unloading of goods directly from railways, airports, or seaports. They often have cranes and forklifts for moving goods, which are usually placed on ISO standard pallets loaded into pallet racks. Stored goods can include any raw materials, packing materials, spare parts, components, or finished goods associated with agriculture, manufacturing and production.
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Rank popularity for the word 'warehouse' in Nouns Frequency: #2444
The numerical value of warehouse in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of warehouse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We love energy and we love anything that has the characteristics of becoming too expensive for the banks to warehouse.
There's no doubt these six deals that you welcomed as a warehouse and Goldman approved had a direct influence on the length of queue.
We will not allow Greece or any other country to be turned into a warehouse of souls, we are at a crucial moment for the future of Europe.
The latest information we have is about 794 people were found in the middle of the sea and brought ashore by fishermen at 5 a. m., they are now in a warehouse by the port as a temporary arrangement.
We're in the process of building a new warehouse for some of those now that have walls that you can literally take a tractor trailer and drive into them and they won't go. Very, very heavy duty, blast-proof walls.
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- مخزن, مستودعArabic
- Lager, lagernGerman
- αποθηκεύω, αποθήκηGreek
- almacén, depósito, almacenarSpanish
- ապրանքապահեստ, պահեստArmenian
- vöruhús, skemma, lager, pakkhúsIcelandic
- lagerNorwegian Nynorsk
- magazyn, magazynowaćPolish
- magazie, antrepozitRomanian
- склад, хранилище, хранитьRussian
- skladište, smestište, складиште, skladištiti, сместиште, складиштити, spremnikSerbo-Croatian
- lager, lagerlokaler, lagerlokal, magasinSwedish
- గోదాము, గిడ్డంగిTelugu
- ambar, antrepo, depoTurkish
- magad, canamagad, magadönVolapük
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