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stock·room

also stock room  (stŏk′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′)
n.
A room in which a store of goods or materials is kept.

stockroom

(ˈstɒkˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
n
(Commerce) a room in which a stock of goods is kept, as in a shop or factory

stock•room

(ˈstɒkˌrum, -ˌrʊm)

n.
a room in which a stock of materials or goods is kept for use or sale.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stockroom - storeroom for storing goods and supplies used in a businessstockroom - storeroom for storing goods and supplies used in a business
storage room, storeroom, stowage - a room in which things are stored
Translations

stockroom

[ˈstɒkrʊm] Nalmacén m, depósito m

stockroom

[ˈstɒkruːm] nréserve f, magasin mstock still stock-still [ˌstɒkˈstɪl] adj (= motionless) to stand stock still → se tenir parfaitement immobile
to remain stock still → rester parfaitement immobile

stockroom

[ˈstɒˌkrʊm] nmagazzino
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She was always a fair needlewoman, and she keeps the stockroom of a seaman's outfitter.
Crews had to force their way through the steel doors at the back of the premises and managed to contain the fire to the stockroom.
At 2pm young Janet from the lingerie department visited Roy in his oce and said she thought there were rats in her stockroom.
In a writ lodged at London's High Court, her lawyers claim she has developed mesothelioma - an incurable cancer of the lining of the lungs - as a result of being exposed to "debris and dust" from asbestos-lagged pipes and girders in the stockroom of the store.
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Officers found several shelves and fridges full of alcohol, priced up ready for sale to the public and further alcohol was discovered in the stockroom.
They also checked the stockroom and offered alternative products.
I helped in the stockroom where I was able to lift lots of heavy items.
25 an hour folding jumpers and working in the stockroom as a Saturday girl at Next.
Nina Nineska Fidanoska in Utrinski vesnik wonders how the inspectors before shutting down stockrooms at Pero Nakov BB did not notice that there is another exit from the stockroom to ensure that nobody will mess around with the proof.
The banned drugs were kept in a stockroom 100 metres from the pharmacy and hidden in the upper rack, he said.
The fire began in a stockroom of the sixth floor of the eight-storey building.