Warehousing
Warehouse Ware"house`, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Warehoused}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Warehousing}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To deposit or secure in a warehouse. [1913 Webster]

2. To place in the warehouse of the government or customhouse stores, to be kept until duties are paid. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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