Meaning of STORAGE in English

STORAGE

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a storage area (= a place for keeping things that are not being used )

There’s a temporary storage area where you can put those boxes.

a storage box (= for storing things in )

Plastic storage boxes are useful for putting things in the attic.

a storage container (= for storing things in )

There are a lot of old toys in storage containers in the attic.

a storage cupboard British English (= for storing things )

There's a storage cupboard under the stairs.

a storage device (= a computer device for storing information electronically )

You may need an additional storage device if you have a lot of data.

cold storage

He aims to please even if it means putting his principles in cold storage.

storage capacity (= how much information a computer disk, CD-Rom etc can hold )

The storage capacity is about 250 megabytes.

storage depot

a fuel storage depot

storage heater

storage tank

Somehow the chemical got from a storage tank into water supplies.

storage units

storage units

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

cold

Much depends on whether Mayor Brown decides to take his campaign promise out of cold storage .

As might be expected this is accelerated by heat, making cold storage essential.

I can hear them rumble into cold storage down the coal chute.

Only 3 to 4in is required between the shower and the base of cold water storage tank.

Like the political career of the man who envisioned it, the satellite may face a prolonged period in cold storage .

Remember that cold water storage tanks, header tanks, and all exposed pipework must be insulated to prevent freeze-ups.

Dry hops and finings are added to cask conditioned beer. Cold storage and filtration for keg and bottled beers.

large

So the slurry goes into large storage tanks or lagoons.

The districts, whose three large storage tanks hold 51 million gallons, used about 23 million gallons a day last May.

Rain falling on to the theatre nearby was collected in a channel circling the orchestra to fill a large rock-cut storage cistern.

All of these devices offer large amounts of storage on relatively low-cost cartridges or disks.

Windows will be larger , overhead storage compartments will be enclosed and the toilet compartments will have natural light and changing tables.

Electronic filing would require very large storage capacities for maps and technical drawings. 4.

Cheaper memory, faster processors, and larger storage devices, come on to the market with increasing rapidity.

Oil and gas systems are similar to each other, but oil requires a large storage tank and a reliable delivery service.

main

If the entire index is in main storage , the correct cylinder to search is located in well under a millisecond.

But when we opened the door to the main storage room, we saw that everything there too had been smashed.

The main storage medium inside willow seeds, ants and all other living cells is not electronic but chemical.

These generally refer to finding a self-indexing function for tables in main storage .

Ideally, the indexes should be held in main storage .

The work areas required in main storage are relatively small as only one record is being examined at any one time.

Now a process's occupation of main storage and transput devices changes relatively slowly.

temporary

A temporary storage depot would have to be established by 1995 and a second would have to be available around 2005.

The shipping companies deal with temporary storage of parts; only what is needed that day appears at the plant.

Windows 95 handles temporary storage differently, but still uses a swap file.

■ NOUN

area

The home record storage area holds the address of the first synonym.

Police reported they had seized appliances, clothing, video and audio tapes from 30 warehouses and storage areas .

Manure seepage from storage areas is polluting waterways and evaporating ammonia is contributing to acid rain.

Another was a storage area for listening equipment.

New storage areas have been created by raising the Planning floor to mezzanine level.

Those specialists were left functionally aligned, and remained in the remote storage area .

The lower floors will house administrative offices and storage areas .

Books and posters, shirts and sweatshirts and pounds of petrified wood spilled from the storage areas .

capacity

This will store more than 50 times as much data as the floppy disks with the biggest storage capacity !

A non-elastic limitation is the available disk storage capacity .

What is clear is that the costs of memory and storage devices are decreasing, whilst storage capacity is increasing enormously.

Woodacon Oils continued to be a steady performer, increasing its product storage capacity .

As far as storage capacity is concerned, the situation is equally dire.

The machine had a massive storage capacity which could nevertheless fit into a handbag.

Instead, manufacturers are encouraging us to buy faster machines with more storage capacity and better displays.

Woodacon Oils continued to perform steadily, increasing product storage capacity .

computer

Thus we have a processor register called the accumulator, the same length as a word of computer storage .

That deal, which closed in February, combined the two companies into the leading independent maker of computer storage products.

Where possible, information was coded to cut down on computer storage and processing costs.

depot

Fats are passed to fat storage depots and sugars to the liver and muscles.

A temporary storage depot would have to be established by 1995 and a second would have to be available around 2005.

Also, the group's 100 storage depots have enough space to house 70 Royal Albert Halls.

device

Connected to the computer is some form of storage device which enables information to be accessed and updated quickly.

Both services allow users to send their data over the Internet to company storage devices .

What is clear is that the costs of memory and storage devices are decreasing, whilst storage capacity is increasing enormously.

Sales of large-scale data storage devices also increased strongly, while earnings from computer maintenance services hardly changed.

The compression will let digital audio-visual services be carried by terrestrial and satellite channels, telecommunications networks or digital storage devices .

We have seen how staggeringly impressive it is as an accurate data storage device .

Cheaper memory, faster processors, and larger storage devices , come on to the market with increasing rapidity.

Hardware used to capture video images, process them, and send the digitised images to storage devices .

disk

Expansion in the number of users and disk storage supported are on there way.

The other kind is disk storage , commonly on a hard drive or floppy disk.

A non-elastic limitation is the available disk storage capacity.

This will slow it down, because random-access memory is much faster than disk storage .

When it comes to disk storage capacity spreadsheets don't normally take much space.

The disk storage available is defined by the System Supervisor for each lexicographer.

Both instruments have automatic setting of wavelength, bandwidth and gas flows, video displays, disk storage and full alpha-numeric keyboard.

facility

Limited cooking and food storage facilities are, however, available in the utility rooms on each floor.

Existing nuclear storage facilities are either full to overflowing or close to it.

To conserve your time, your energy, and gasoline, shop as infrequently as your storage facilities permit. 3.

This has several advantages: fragile items will be spared the cumulative damage resulting from repeated handling and removal from storage facilities .

Old charts were automatically retired to the storage facilities out here.

We are currently examining a possible replacement for the storage facility .

The Department of Energy completed the storage facility in 1988 after two decades of planning.

food

Limited cooking and food storage facilities are, however, available in the utility rooms on each floor.

Plastic Lunch boxes, food storage containers, etc, may melt if stacked close to the heating elements.

Frozen food storage cabinets are designed to accept pre-frozen food and hold it at the proper storage temperature - 18°C to -22°C.

heater

He is always complaining about having to flog electric storage heaters anyway.

Check whether an off-peak electric storage heater or a gas fire might be better choice.

information

Multimedia is now being used in training, point-of-information systems, communications and information storage and retrieval.

The rest was for information storage .

This, of course, is where the opportunity for information storage lies.

An information storage system for efficient storage of large volumes of information.

As the overall design progresses the information storage system becomes increasingly important.

management

UniTree is a distributed client/server program that provides automatic and transparent file and storage management for networked, heterogeneous computing environments.

Unicenter is designed for automated production control, security, data center administration, resource accounting and storage management .

An OpenView storage management system is still under development for the second half of the year.

media

It is not biased towards the way that the data may be accessed from storage media .

Second, it provides a choice of storage media for BLOBs which may have advantages both of cost and convenience.

Many early computers were serial, since they were built round serial storage media such as delay lines.

We have already touched upon the significance of compact discs and their increasingly standard use as storage media in multimedia systems.

Discs used as storage media for textual data as distinct from programs provide one example.

medium

We can see, then, how computers help to develop and extend information, as well as merely acting as the storage medium .

The main storage medium inside willow seeds, ants and all other living cells is not electronic but chemical.

The basic requirement for an advanced information technology is some kind of storage medium with a large number of memory locations.

problem

Specialised equipment and materials required for visually handicapped pupils can pose a storage problem .

For display through a television, one image needs about 800 kilobytes, making the storage problem even more acute.

Manipulating this much information puts a considerable strain on the processor's memory and gives you a storage problem to boot!

While this has greatly reduced the archival storage problem it has probably made the access problem worse.

National librarian, Brynley Roberts, says in his annual report this is already causing storage problems .

requirement

By representing words in the definitions as integers, storage requirements decrease dramatically and efficient sorting routines become easily applicable.

Longer grams have greater storage requirements too, so there is a trade-off between performance and storage.

The dictionary method gives much greater error correction performance, with greater storage requirements and computational cost.

Firstly the storage requirement is significantly reduced since integers may be stored in a much smaller space than strings.

Some information has necessarily been removed from the dictionary to cut down on storage requirements .

This rule tends to reduce the number of nodes in the tree at the expense of storage requirements .

The use of a morphologically-based lexicon can lead to a large reduction in the storage requirements for the lexical information.

room

Behind the door is the storage room in which the chilling took place.

But when we opened the door to the main storage room , we saw that everything there too had been smashed.

With no museum space, the discoveries are left in the storage rooms .

site

Minatom remains evasive on the question of how the new storage sites will be financed.

Its lift on, lift-off operations there will now also be spread across two container terminals and an inland storage site .

It is now also possible for companies to investigate potential nuclear waste storage sites without the consent of local or state authorities.

This is preferable to stockpiling of leaking barrels at storage sites .

space

The service you get is fairly standard, with no apparent limits imposed on storage space or attachment size.

Her theory is that a proliferation of culinary gadgets is putting pressure on kitchen storage space .

This will mean that the data requires more direct access storage space than a sequential file.

The place metamorphosed into storage space .

If many keys do not have records associated with them, then there is wastage in storage space .

Here, a single 90-minute video consuming over 100 gigabytes of storage space must be distributed to a large number of consumers.

An attempt was made to take advantage of the morphological structure of words to cut down on storage space and search time.

None the less Ares believes that for users with even a moderate number of typefaces in use, FontChameleon will save storage space .

system

The method is only available for use with virtual storage systems , and offers access to records in three ways.

Data General reported strong sales of its CLARiiON data storage systems .

An unvented hot water storage system has many advantages over the normal vented system.

On-line backup offers several advantages over removable storage systems .

Another major area of risk with an offline storage system is encountered during the actual transfer.

Ever the aesthete, he admits that the container looks hideous but he likes the elegance of a dedicated storage system .

The console is not intended as a pattern storage system .

The hydrogen gas would be collected within the galls and piped to a central storage system .

tank

He was welding on top of a 900 ton oil storage tank which exploded, hurling him 120 feet into a wall.

The districts, whose three large storage tanks hold 51 million gallons, used about 23 million gallons a day last May.

As with the service propulsion system, the propellants were force-fed to the engine by pressurized helium from a storage tank .

The puff signals nearby storage tanks of calcium.

And the office building was next to the storage tank .

The gasoline additive had leaked from underground storage tanks at a Navy gas station.

That was before we installed the eight thousand gallon water storage tank , which Health and Safety thought could drown a child.

It put both the ammonia storage tank and the transmission line underground.

unit

Sinclair Research has promised to produce a small magnetic storage unit for its Spectrum computer.

During the summer off-peak months a proportion of gas is fed into storage units above and below ground.

As well as fitted storage units , there is a wide range of freestanding furniture, modular units and shelving on the market.

It had a storage unit on the bottom.

water

An unvented hot water storage system has many advantages over the normal vented system.

Verse 24: the pit, here mercifully dry, was intended for water storage .

That was before we installed the eight thousand gallon water storage tank, which Health and Safety thought could drown a child.

Only 3 to 4in is required between the shower and the base of cold water storage tank.

Reckon each bath at around 60 litres to give you an idea of the amount of hot water storage that is needed.

Remember that cold water storage tanks, header tanks, and all exposed pipework must be insulated to prevent freeze-ups.

Consider an engineer running a water storage and distribution company.

Why are the U-shaped glaciated valleys suitable for water storage and for the building of dams?

■ VERB

build

In 25 years an extension will be built , extending the storage capacity until the year 2050.

Many early computers were serial, since they were built round serial storage media such as delay lines.

In 1962, the total amount of federally built reservoir storage in the nation was somewhere around 300 million acre-feet.

hold

Ideally, the indexes should be held in main storage .

keep

The room where paintings were kept in storage was no exception.

Personnel files are kept in secure storage , with strict conditions attached to access.

About a hundred works will travel from Paris, many of which are normally kept in storage for conservation reasons.

provide

Or you could line the walls with bookshelves from waist-level, with cupboards underneath to provide storage and serving space.

These frequently stand vacant but provide an anchorage and storage space.

The scheme involves dredging the main channel of the Medway estuary to provide a storage base for import-export cargoes.

The next step in the design was to provide adequate storage of water to meet the demand.

Second, it provides a choice of storage media for BLOBs which may have advantages both of cost and convenience.

Use the glazed cupboards to display attractive china and to provide storage space for attractively packaged dry goods.

It also provides local storage facilities, and interfaces for peripherals.

put

Her theory is that a proliferation of culinary gadgets is putting pressure on kitchen storage space.

We put everything in storage until I moved nine months later.

He will not put his furniture in storage .

Existing missiles would be put in storage .

It put both the ammonia storage tank and the transmission line underground.

Others will be put into storage .

require

In this situation, the video input requires no longterm storage .

It also requires a terminal storage facility.

This will mean that the data requires more direct access storage space than a sequential file.

A Senate committee approved legislation last week to require storage of the spent fuel in an interim facility in Nevada.

Use of n-grams requires little storage or processing but is less efficient at discriminating between acceptable and unacceptable letter strings.

Dictionary look-up methods give impressive error correction but require much greater storage and computation.

This would require a huge corpus, would be extremely difficult to estimate and would require too much storage .

We require much better storage facilities for exhibition material.

use

Many of Whessoe's installations from the early years of this century still survive today and are used primarily for storage .

It would be lost in obscurity, perhaps still being used as unofficial storage space by its neighboring furniture gallery.

Microcomputers on the other hand generally use local storage on floppy disks.

Under most floors were dirt crawl spaces that could be used for storage .

A chemical sprout inhibitor should be used for long term storage .

Motion picture video is seldom used due to storage and performance limitations.

Cold-chain monitors were used during shipment and storage .

I then went on to use breastmilk storage bags to minimise confusion.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

put sth in cold storage

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Atkinson further recommended that universities should not hold large stocks in remote storage .

But with digital instruments and digital storage , the data could be transferred through phone lines from the source to the computer.

Furthermore, some media such as magnetic tapes are subject to storage degradation if they are not regularly used.

He will not put his furniture in storage .

It also ensures that the waste that is ultimately disposed of is in a good form for long-term storage .

The company also devised a system of storage bags and labels to secure even the smallest items.

Use of n-grams requires little storage or processing but is less efficient at discriminating between acceptable and unacceptable letter strings.

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