Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The act of storing goods or the state of being stored.
  • noun A space for storing goods.
  • noun The price charged for keeping goods stored.
  • noun The charging or regenerating of a storage battery.
  • noun Computers The part of a computer that stores information for subsequent use or retrieval.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of storing, in any sense; specifically, the keeping of goods in a store, warehouse, or other place of deposit.
  • noun The price charged or paid for keeping goods in a storehouse.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The act of depositing in a store or warehouse for safe keeping; also, the safe keeping of goods in a warehouse.
  • noun Space for the safe keeping of goods.
  • noun The price changed for keeping goods in a store.
  • noun (Physics) See the Note under Battery.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun uncountable The act of storing goods; the state of being stored.
  • noun An object or place in which something is stored.
  • noun computing Any computer device, including such as a disk, on which data is stored for a longer term than memory.
  • noun uncountable The price charged for storing goods.

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

  • noun (computer science) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk
  • noun the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials
  • noun the act of storing something
  • noun a depository for goods
  • noun an electronic memory device
  • noun depositing in a warehouse

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From store +‎ -age.

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