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stockpile

noun [C] uk   /ˈstɒk.paɪl/  us   /ˈstɑːk-/
a large amount of food, goods, or weapons that are kept ready for future use: They have a stockpile of weapons and ammunition that will last several months.

stockpile

verb [T] uk   /ˈstɒk.paɪl/  us   /ˈstɑːk-/
to store a large supply of something for future use: The rebels have been stockpiling weapons.
Translations of “stockpile”
in Chinese (Traditional) 儲備物, 囤積物…
in Russian делать запас…
in Turkish biriktirmek, yığmak, toplamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 储备物, 囤积物…
in Polish gromadzić…
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