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the act of storing something
the process of continuing something or keeping it in existence
the process of storing large amounts of goods in a warehouse
formal the act of keeping or storing something
Americaninformal someone who keeps or collects a lot of different things, even when they are not useful or valuable
kept by someone until a particular thing has happened
being stored somewhere until needed
a combination of a hotdog and a hamburger in a specially designed bread bun
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