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  Definition of storage
  1. depositing in a warehouse
  2. the act of storing something
  3. the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials
  4. an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
  5. a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks"
  6. (computer science) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk
Similar Words: repositing, reposition, warehousing, memory, computer memory, computer storage, store, memory board, storehouse, depot, entrepot

 

Hyponyms: stockpiling, filing, cold storage, stowage, stowing, tankage, non-volatile storage, nonvolatile storage, read-only memory, ROM, read-only storage, fixed storage, real storage, scratchpad, virtual memory, virtual storage, volatile storage, granary, garner, magazine, powder store, powder magazine, railhead, treasure house, warehouse, storage warehouse, fragmentation

 

Part Meronyms: computer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system

 

Derivational Morphology: warehouse, reposit, store, hive away, lay in, put in, salt away, stack away, stash away

 

 
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