1store (goods) in a warehouse:the pallets were warehoused the following day
place (imported goods) in a bonded warehouse pending the payment of import duty.
2North American informal place (a prisoner or a psychiatric patient) in a large, impersonal institution in which their problems are not satisfactorily addressed:our objective is not to warehouse prisoners but to help inmates build new lives
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Definition of warehouse in the US English dictionary