stowage

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

stow·age

noun \-ij\

: space especially on a ship or airplane for stowing things

Full Definition of STOWAGE

1
a :  an act or process of stowing
b :  goods in storage or to be stowed
2
a :  storage capacity
b :  a place or receptacle for storage
3
:  the state of being stored

Examples of STOWAGE

  1. There's a lot of stowage below deck.

First Known Use of STOWAGE

14th century

Rhymes with STOWAGE

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