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Noun: storage  sto-rij
  1. The act of storing something
  2. A depository for goods
    "storages were built close to the docks";
    - storehouse, depot, entrepot, store
  3. The commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials
  4. (computing) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk
  5. An electronic memory device
    - memory, computer memory, computer storage, store, memory board
  6. Depositing in a warehouse
    "my car is in storage";
    - repositing, reposition, warehousing

Derived forms: storages

Type of: business, business enterprise, commercial enterprise, computer hardware, computer operation, deposit, depositary, deposition, depository, hardware, holding, keeping, machine operation, memory device, repository, retention, storage device

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

Encyclopedia: Storage