from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An opening for the hoist, or elevator, in the floor of a warehouse.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An opening for the hoist, or elevator, in the floor of a wareroom.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A passage through which goods are hoisted in a warehouse; the shaft of a freight-elevator.
hoist + way (Wiktionary)