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stockroom

[ stok-room, -room ]
/ ˈstɒkˌrum, -ˌrʊm /
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noun

a room in which a stock of materials or goods is kept for use or sale.

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Origin of stockroom

First recorded in 1815–25; stock + room
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British Dictionary definitions for stockroom

stockroom
/ (ˈstɒkˌruːm, -ˌrʊm) /

noun

a room in which a stock of goods is kept, as in a shop or factory
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