storage has definitions from the fields of business,computer science
[ noun ] the act of storing something

Used in print

(1961 Research Highlights of the National Bureau of...)

Surface temperature_gradients have been found to exist in liquid helium baths contained in 15 - and 25 - liter metallic storage dewars .

(Hugh Kelly and Ted Ziehe, "Glossary Lookup Made Easy"...)

Implementation of the latter requires storage of information needed only for synthesis .

A random storage scheme , based on the spelling of forms , provides an economical way to compile this text form list .

For this step the computer memory is separated into three regions : cells in the W_region are used for storage of the forms in the text form list ; cells in the X-region and Y_region are reserved as information cells for text forms .

Each entry that is selected for storage is written into the next available cells of the W-region .

Related terms

retention filing store

[ noun ] a depository for goods


"storehouses were built close to the docks"

Used in print

(The Dallas Morning News,...)

Natural_gas public_utility companies would be given the right of eminent_domain , under a bill by Sen._Frank_Owen /3 , of El_Paso , to acquire sites for underground storage reservoirs for gas .

[ noun ] (business) the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials

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(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)

Nothing came of it , perhaps due_to lack of opportunity for water storage .

[ noun ] depositing in a warehouse

Related terms

deposit stockpiling warehouse

[ noun ] (computer science) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk
[ noun ] (computer science) an electronic memory device


"a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"