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1warehouse

noun ware·house \ˈwer-ˌhas\

: a large building used for storing goods

Full Definition of WAREHOUSE

:  a structure or room for the storage of merchandise or commodities
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Examples of WAREHOUSE

  1. <when the warehouse burned down, we lost most of our merchandise>

First Known Use of WAREHOUSE

14th century

Other Business Terms

amortize, caveat emptor, clearinghouse, divest, due diligence, emolument, green-collar, marque, overhead, perquisite

2warehouse

verb ware·house \-ˌhaz, -ˌhas\

Definition of WAREHOUSE

transitive verb
1
:  to deposit, store, or stock in or as if in a warehouse
2
:  to confine or house (a person) in conditions suggestive of a warehouse

First Known Use of WAREHOUSE

1766

Other Business Terms

amortize, caveat emptor, clearinghouse, divest, due diligence, emolument, green-collar, marque, overhead, perquisite

Rhymes with WAREHOUSE

WAREHOUSE Defined for Kids

warehouse

noun ware·house \ˈwer-ˌhas\
plural ware·hous·es \-ˌha-zəz\

Definition of WAREHOUSE for Kids

:  a building for storing goods and merchandise

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