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English definition of “stow (sth) away”

stow (sth) away

phrasal verb with stow     /stəʊ/ US  /stoʊ/ verb [T]
to put something in a safe place so that it can be used in the future: I think I'll stow the camping equipment away in the loft until next summer.Keeping and storing things
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