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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The act, manner, or process of stowing.
  • n. The state of being stored.
  • n. Space or room for storage.
  • n. A place or container for storage.
  • n. Goods in storage or to be stowed.
  • n. A charge for storing goods.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A place where things are stowed.
  • n. Things that are stowed.
  • n. Amount of room for storing things.
  • n. A charge for stowing and storage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act or method of stowing.
  • n. Room in which things may be stowed.
  • n. The state of being stowed, or put away.
  • n. Things stowed or packed.
  • n. Money paid for stowing goods.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act or operation of stowing.
  • n. The state of being stowed; also, a place in which something is or may be stowed; room for stowing.
  • n. Money paid for stowing goods.
  • n. That which is stowed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a room in which things are stored
  • n. the charge for stowing goods
  • n. the act of packing or storing away

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