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1. A place where merchandise is offered for sale; a shop.
2. A stock or supply reserved for future use: a squirrel's store of acorns.
3. stores Supplies, especially of food, clothing, or arms.
4. A place where commodities are kept; a warehouse or storehouse.
5. A great quantity or number; an abundance.
tr.v. stored, stor·ing, stores
1. To reserve or put away for future use.
2. To fill, supply, or stock.
3. To deposit or receive in a storehouse or warehouse for safekeeping.
4. Computers To copy (data) into memory or onto a storage device, such as a hard disk.
in store
1. Forthcoming: great trouble in store for her.
2. In reserve; stored.

[Middle English stor, supply, from Old French estor, from estorer, to build, from Latin īnstaurāre, to restore; see stā- in Indo-European roots.]

stor′a·ble adj.
stor′er n.


1. a person or thing that stores something
2. (Environmental Science) a plant or an animal that is reserved from cutting or culling in order to produce new plants or stock
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John Storer, who died from heart failure, was born in Leicstershire and grew up in Derby but his heart always lay in Llandudno.
KYLE Storer said it was an easy decision to join Wrexham - and immediately set his sights on helping them make a late surge for an unlikely play-off place.
Judges at the 2013 awards felt the title was just reward for a company which was formed by the late Trevor Storer and is now led by his wife, Diane, as chairman, son and daughter Paul Storer and Emma Wood, and by the senior management team headed by managing director David Burkill.
The 6-foot, 165-pound Storer had 12 goals and 13 assists for the Pioneers, who finished with an 11-6-7 record and advanced to the Division 1 state tournament.