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warehouse

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noun ware·house \ˈwer-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of warehouse

  1. :  a structure or room for the storage of merchandise or commodities

Examples of warehouse in a sentence

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

14th Century

First Known Use of warehouse

14th century


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warehouse

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verb ware·house \-ˌhau̇z, -ˌhau̇s\

Definition of warehouse

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to deposit, store, or stock in or as if in a warehouse

  3. 2 :  to confine or house (a person) in conditions suggestive of a warehouse

1766

First Known Use of warehouse

1766


WAREHOUSE Defined for English Language Learners

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warehouse

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noun ware·house \ˈwer-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of warehouse for English Language Learners

  • : a large building used for storing goods


WAREHOUSE Defined for Kids

warehouse

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noun ware·house \ˈwer-ˌhau̇s\

Definition of warehouse for Students

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warehouses

\-ˌhau̇-zəz\
  1. :  a building for storing goods and merchandise



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