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[stawr-uh-buh l, stohr-] /ˈstɔr ə bəl, ˈstoʊr-/
capable of being stored for considerable time without loss of freshness or usability.
Usually, storables. articles that are storable.
Origin of storable
1865-70; store + -able
Related forms
storability, noun
nonstorable, adjective
unstorable, adjective Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • It is an easily storable and nutritious sausage and is eaten often for breakfast with slices of bread.
  • For the first time milk could be kept pure and storable without benefit of refrigeration.
  • As the plum's blossoms do not hear the bee nor taste themselves turned into storable honey.
  • We must have a storable fuel that can be easily made from renewable supplied or fusion supplied energy sources.
  • Bread appears in many forms, but it is essentially a way of preparing staple grain in a form that's easily storable and portable.
  • These produce a transportable, storable fuel that can be used at times of peak power demand.
  • Research is focused on understanding ice slurry behavior and developing highly-loaded, storable, and pumpable ice slurry coolants.
  • In the hydrogen economy, the storable and transportable hydrogen is envisioned to be a dominant energy carrier.
  • The commodity-based system produces a stable, storable, flowable product early in the supply chain.
  • They must be readily storable, preferably within standard legal size filing folders.

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