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[sel-er-ij] /ˈsɛl ər ɪdʒ/
cellar space.
charges for storage in a cellar.
Origin of cellarage
1505-15; cellar + -age Unabridged
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  • Which they had to do; nothing, for certain days, but cellarage to lodge in; King inexorable, deaf to remonstrance.

  • They are as deep in cellarage as they are high, while the rooms in them are innumerable.

  • The latter wing contains the cellarage of the general administration of the hospitals.

    An Englishman in Paris Albert D. (Albert Dresden) Vandam
  • I will invite attention to fig. 12, which represents a cellarage window constructed quite recently.

    The Dwelling House George Vivian Poore
  • My dear sir, I have a house, and cellarage, to the both of which you shall be made welcome.

    Poison Island Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (Q)
  • We caught water, as it dripped ice-cold from the roof, and pledged Old Winter in his own cellarage.

  • In short, from cellarage to garret all is complete, and Number Forty-two is really a splendid mansion.

  • Quick as lightning the form crossed the ante-room, then plunged by a low entrance into the cellarage.

    The Exploits of Juve Pierre Souvestre and Marcel Allain
  • Peer felt as if he had fallen through the floor into the cellarage.

    The Great Hunger Johan Bojer
  • The earth out of the cellarage was tipped into the nearest burn or over the cliffs into the sea.

    Patsy S. R. Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for cellarage


an area of a cellar
a charge for storing goods in a cellar, etc
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