stockpiler
noun see stockpile II

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stockpiler — stockpile stock‧pile 1 [ˈstɒkpaɪl ǁ stɑːk ] verb [transitive] COMMERCE to keep adding to a large supply of goods, weapons etc that are being kept for use or possible use in the future: • The US government began stockpiling oil in response to the… …   Financial and business terms

  • stockpiler — See stockpile. * * * …   Universalium

  • stockpiler — n. one who stockpiles, one who accumulates goods for future use …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stockpiler — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : one that stockpiles …   Useful english dictionary

  • stockpile — stockpiler, n. /stok puyl /, n., v., stockpiled, stockpiling. n. 1. a supply of material, as a pile of gravel in road maintenance. 2. a large supply of some metal, chemical, food, etc., gathered and held in reserve for use during a shortage or… …   Universalium

  • stockpile — I. noun Date: 1872 a storage pile: as a. a reserve supply of something essential accumulated within a country for use during a shortage b. a gradually accumulated reserve of something < avert stockpiles of unsold cars Bert Pierce > II. transitive …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aleksandra Piłsudska — (1882 1963), née Szczerbińska, was the second wife of Józef Piłsudski.Aleksandra was born December 12, 1882, in Suwałki, in the Suwałki Governorate, Russian Empire (now in Poland), and was the seventh child of Piotr Paweł and Julia Jadwiga, née… …   Wikipedia

  • stockpile — ▪ I. stockpile stockpile 2 noun [countable] COMMERCE a large supply of goods, weapons etc that are being kept for use in the future, often because they will be difficult to obtain later: • Following poor harvests, stockpiles of grain are expected …   Financial and business terms

  • stockpiling — stockpile stock‧pile 1 [ˈstɒkpaɪl ǁ stɑːk ] verb [transitive] COMMERCE to keep adding to a large supply of goods, weapons etc that are being kept for use or possible use in the future: • The US government began stockpiling oil in response to the… …   Financial and business terms

  • stockpile — noun a large accumulated stock of goods or materials. verb accumulate a large stock of. Derivatives stockpiler noun …   English new terms dictionary

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