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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

Americaninformal 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

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crowdbirthing

giving birth to a baby in the presence of a large number of close relatives and/or friends

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presbyopia

a condition when a person cannot see clearly objects that are close; long sightedness

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