Meaning of WAREHOUSE in English


[ 'wɛ:haʊs ]

■ noun

1》 a large building where raw materials or manufactured goods may be stored.

2》 a large wholesale or retail store.

■ verb also -haʊz

1》 store (goods) in a ~.

↘place (imported goods) in a bonded ~ pending the payment of import duty.

2》 N. Amer. informal place (a prisoner or a psychiatric patient) in a large institution offering unsatisfactory care.


warehousing noun

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