Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

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

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

  • noun The act of placing goods in a warehouse, or in a customhouse store.
  • noun an arrangement for lodging imported articles in the customhouse stores, without payment of duties until they are taken out for home consumption. If reëxported, they are not charged with a duty. See Bonded warehouse, under Bonded, a.

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

  • noun the act of placing goods in a warehouse
  • verb Present participle of warehouse.

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

  • noun depositing in a warehouse

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Examples

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

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

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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

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

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

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  • 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.

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