Definitions

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  • n. the act of placing goods in a warehouse
  • v. Present participle of warehouse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of placing goods in a warehouse, or in a customhouse store.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of placing goods in a warehouse.
  • n. The business of receiving goods for storage.

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

  • n. depositing in a warehouse

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Using the term warehousing, then, is not meant to name the final stage of repression but, rather, to highlight it so as to better eliminate it.

    Darwiniana

  • The term warehousing, then, is meant as a warning.

    Darwiniana

  • Despite the economic downturn, the Inland Empire is still in the midst of a long-term warehousing boom.

    The New Blue Collar: Temporary Work, Lasting Poverty And The American Warehouse

  • For both audio and e-books, I agree with others who suggest publishers 'distribution and warehousing is minimal for intangible products.

    What's an eBook Worth?

  • The EU should clarify how it intends to protect individuals recognised as in need of protection in order to avoid massive long-term warehousing of refugees.

    The Guardian World News

  • And while I understand that publisher overhead still exists with digital versions, until I see proof that printing, shipping and warehousing is a small part of that overhead, their arguments don’t hold water. as long as corporations are most concerned with improving profits every 3 months for their quarterly dividends, you will never see significant change in their business models.

    Amazon Pulls First Second Books, Other Macmillan Titles » Comics Worth Reading

  • Seven per cent of provincial GDP comes from transportation and warehousing, which is more than in any other province.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • The so-called warehousing involved as much as €100m being moved to Irish Nationwide Building Society and is already the subject of a Garda investigation in

    The Guardian World News

  • So the notion of warehousing cash for acquisitions isn't in our lexicon.

    SeekingAlpha.com: Home Page

  • Trade group, the National Association of Broadcasters, wrote a letter on Monday to Senate and House leading commerce committee members pointing to a report that Time Warner Cable was "warehousing" spectrum, or sitting on airwaves, that could be used for consumers.

    Obama administration looks to Defense Department airwaves for commercial use

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