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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Storehouse  \Store"house`\,  n. 
  1.  A  building  for  keeping  goods  of  any  kind  especially 
  provisions;  a  magazine;  a  repository;  a  warehouse. 
 
  Joseph  opened  all  the  storehouses,  and  sold  unto 
  Egyptians.  --Gen.  xli. 
  56. 
 
  The  Scripture  of  God  is  a  storehouse  abounding  with 
  estimable  treasures  of  wisdom  and  knowledge. 
  --Hooker. 
 
  2.  A  mass  or  quality  laid  up  [Obs.]  --Spenser. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  storehouse 
  n  :  a  depository  for  goods;  "storehouses  were  built  close  to  the 
  docks"  [syn:  {depot},  {entrepot},  {storage},  {store}] 




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