materials, supplies, and equipment for the navigation, maintenance, and operation of a ship.
Words nearby ship's stores
Origin of ship's stores
First recorded in 1790–1800
Definition for ship's stores (2 of 2)
a retail store aboard a navy ship that sells toiletries, cigarettes, etc., to the ship's personnel.
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