Warehouse vs. Store

Warehouse vs. Store — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Warehouse and Store

Warehousenoun

A place for storing large amounts of products. In logistics, a place where products go to from the manufacturer before going to the retailer.

Storenoun

A place where items may be accumulated or routinely kept.

This building used to be a store for old tires.

Warehouseverb

(transitive) To store in a warehouse or similar.

Storenoun

A supply held in storage.

Warehouseverb

(transitive) To confine (a person) to an institution for a long period.

Storenoun

(mainly North American) A place where items may be purchased.

I need to get some milk from the grocery store.
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Warehouseverb

To acquire and then shelve, simply to prevent competitors from acquiring it.

the warehousing of syndicated TV shows

Storenoun

Memory.

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

Warehousenoun

a storehouse for goods and merchandise

Storenoun

A large amount of information retained in one's memory.

His vast store of jokes means he has something funny to say in every situation.

Warehouseverb

store in a warehouse

Storenoun

A great quantity or number; abundance.

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Storeverb

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

I'll store these books in the attic.

Storeverb

To write (something) into memory or registers.

This operation stores the result on the stack.

Storeverb

(intransitive) To remain in good condition while stored.

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

Storenoun

a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services;

he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod

Storenoun

a supply of something available for future use;

he brought back a large store of Cuban cigars

Storenoun

an electronic memory device;

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

Storenoun

a depository for goods;

storehouses were built close to the docks

Storeverb

keep or lay aside for future use;

store grain for the winterThe bear stores fat for the period of hibernation when he doesn't eat

Storeverb

find a place for and put away for storage;

where should we stow the vegetables?I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some