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[stawr-room, -roo m, stohr-] /ˈstɔrˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈstoʊr-/
a room in which stores are kept.
room or space for storage.
Origin of storeroom
1740-50; store + room
Related forms
substoreroom, noun Unabridged
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Examples from the web for storeroom
  • All firearms must be placed in an approved safe, vault, or properly secured storeroom.
  • Next to that, a chemist's laboratory, followed by a storeroom and a secondary machine room.
  • The structure then served as a storeroom, laboratory, and even theater stage for the expedition members.
  • The rice in that storeroom is produced under sustainable practices in a paddy.
  • The sailor would descend to the bottom of the ship to the storeroom to get the beer, often sampling a bit on his way back up.
  • She told me that no one else had access to the keys, but she could not explain their presence in the storeroom.
  • It is a small brick-built former storeroom with no pews.
  • The huge storeroom contains thousands of rolls of leather.
  • Ten years later, the filings from that litigation fill a good-size storeroom.
  • At the back, a cavernous storeroom was stacked with framed posters of his bands.
British Dictionary definitions for storeroom


/ˈstɔːˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
a room in which things are stored
room for storing
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