Definition of warehousing in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwɛəhaʊzɪŋ/


[mass noun]
1The action or process of storing goods in a warehouse: both sites are now used for cargo handing and warehousing
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  • The Council approved an order to accommodate two planning applications seeking to develop a toy store and retail warehousing with car parking at a site on Mercy Road.
  • Indeed, there are plenty of software programs and accompanying units that can help dairy processors better manage their warehousing and distribution processes.
  • The Korea Region has contractors developing integrated processes that will address warehousing, logistics, and an in- and out-processing system.
1.1Warehouses collectively: 80,000 square feet of warehousing
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  • The development plans to include three million square feet of built warehousing and includes parking facilities for up to 15,000 vehicles.
  • The new centre will comprise 150,000 square feet of warehousing, loading bays, offices and associated facilities.
  • The former Waterford Crystal site is zoned for 110,000 square foot of retail warehousing.
2 Stock Market The building up of a holding of shares in a company by buying numerous small lots of shares in the names of nominees, in order to make a takeover bid while remaining anonymous.
Example sentences
  • The institutions are understood to have suggested that the government may try a combination of domestic issues, warehousing of shares with the institutions and overseas issues as the modes for the disinvestment.

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