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warehouse

noun [C]  us   /ˈweər·hɑʊs/ (plural warehouses  /ˈwerˌhɑʊ·zəz/ )
a large building used for storing goods: Textbooks are sent right from the warehouse to the schools. A warehouse is also a type of large store where goods are sold at a reduced price.
warehousing
noun [U]  us   /ˈweərˌhɑʊ·sɪŋ/
The buildings will be used for warehousing and distribution.
Translations of “warehouse”
in Korean 창고…
in Arabic مَخْزَن…
in Portuguese armazém, depósito…
in Catalan magatzem…
in Japanese 倉庫…
in Italian magazzino, deposito…
in Chinese (Traditional) 貨倉,倉庫批發店, 大型零售商店…
in Russian склад…
in Turkish ambar, depo…
in Chinese (Simplified) 货仓,仓库批发店, 大型零售商店…
in Polish magazyn…
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