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    store - Dictionary definition and meaning for word store

    Definition
    (noun) a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services
    Synonyms : shop
    Example Sentence
    • he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod
    Definition
    (noun) a supply of something available for future use
    Synonyms : fund , stock
    Example Sentence
    • he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars
    Definition
    (noun) an electronic memory device
    Example Sentence
    • a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached
    Definition
    (noun) a depository for goods
    Synonyms : depot , entrepot , storage , storehouse
    Example Sentence
    • storehouses were built close to the docks
    Definition
    (verb) keep or lay aside for future use
    Example Sentence
    • store grain for the winter
    • The bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat
    Definition
    (verb) find a place for and put away for storage
    Example Sentence
    • where should we stow the vegetables?
    • I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some
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