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The process or action of keeping something - synonyms or related words

storage

noun

the act of storing something

maintenance

noun

the process of continuing something or keeping it in existence

warehousing

noun

the process of storing large amounts of goods in a warehouse

retention

noun

formal

the act of keeping or storing something

pack rat

noun

American

informal

someone who keeps or collects a lot of different things, even when they are not useful or valuable

in escrow

kept by someone until a particular thing has happened

in storage

being stored somewhere until needed

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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speak human

(of a politician) to be able to communicate and connect with ordinary people

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