Complete Definition of "store"

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English

Etymology
ME. < OF. < from L. instaurare

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-store.ogg|Audio (US)
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)|-ÉË(r)

Noun
en-noun

  1. A place where items may be accumulated or routinely kept.

#: This building used to be a store for old tires.

  1. A supply held in storage.

#: We have a large store of beer, in case we're snowed in.

  1. context|mainly North American A place where items may be purchased.

#: I need to get some milk from the grocery store.

  1. context|computing|archaic Memory.

#: The main store of 1000 36-bit words seemed large at the time.

Synonyms
(place where items may be kept):
(supply held in storage): stock, supply
(place from which items may be purchased): boutique, shop (UK)
(in computing): memory

Derived terms
top2
drugstore
general store
variety store
in store
put store in
set store by
storage
mid2
storebought
storefront
storekeeper
store away
store room
store up

Related terms
storage

Translations
trans-top|place where items may be kept
Czech: sklad m
Dutch: magazijn n
German: Lager n, Speicher m
trans-mid
Maltese: maħżen m
Swedish: lager n
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trans-top|supply held in storage
Dutch: voorraad m
German: Vorrat m, Lagerbestand m
trans-mid
Maltese: ħażna f
Swedish: lager n
trans-bottom

trans-top|place where items may be purchased
Chinese: ååº (shÄngdiàn)
Czech: obchod m
Dutch: winkel m
French: magasin m, boutique#French|boutique f
German: Laden m, Geschäft n
Italian: negozio m
trans-mid
Khmer: KMchar|á á¶á (hÄng)
Maltese: negozju, ħanut
Russian: магазин (magazín) m
Scottish Gaelic: stòr m
Swedish: affär c, butik c
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in computing
See memory

Translations to be checked
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ttbc|Ukrainian: кÑамниÑÑ (kramnýcâa) f (1), комоÑа (komóra) f (2), Ð·Ð°Ð¿Ð°Ñ (zapás) m (3), пам'ÑÑÑ (pámjatâ) f (4)

Verb
en-verb|stor|ing

  1. transitive To keep (something) while not in use, generally in a place meant for that purpose.

#:I'll store these books in the attic.

  1. context|transitive|computing Write (something) into memory or registers.

#:This operation stores the result on the stack.

  1. intransitive To remain in good condition while stored.

#:I don't think that kind of cheese will store well in the refrigerator.

Translations
trans-top|keep (something) while not in use
Dutch: bewaren
French: stocker
German: lagern
trans-mid
Slovene: shraniti
Swedish: lagra
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trans-top|computing: write (something) into memory or registers
Danish: lagre
Dutch: opslaan
French: stocker
trans-mid
German: speichern
Slovene: shraniti
Swedish: lagra, spara#Swedish|spara
trans-bottom

trans-top|remain in good condition while stored
Danish: beholde
Dutch: behouden
French: conserver
German: sich halten
trans-mid
Italian: conservare
Spanish: conservar
Swedish: hålla sig
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Category:1000 English basic words


French

Etymology
L. storea

Pronunciation
w:IPA|IPA: /stÉÊ/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /stOR/

Noun
fr-noun|m

  1. blind, shade (for a window)

Category:French nouns


Swedish

Adjective
store

  1. definite singular, natural gender masculine, of stor

Category:Swedish adjective forms

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kk:store
hu:store
ja:store
pl:store
ru:store
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fi:store
sv:store
ta:store
te:store
vi:store
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Revision and Credits for"store"
  • 2007-12-22 02:15 - Circeus - Change deprecated template, Replaced: {{fr-noun-reg|m}} → {{fr-noun|m}} [[Project:AutoWikiBrowser|AWB]]

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