Definition of self-storage in English:

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self-storage

Pronunciation:

noun

A system whereby individuals rent containers or units of space within a large warehouse to store possessions.
Example sentences
  • Police have seized half a ton of ammonium nitrate fertiliser, in a self-storage warehouse near Heathrow Airport.
  • Somewhere in your garage, attic, basement, shed or rented self-storage space, treasures abound.
  • Safestore, which currently has 70 storage facilities in the UK, says self-storage is now a major factor in the UK housing market.

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Syllabification: self-stor·age

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