store·house /ˈstorˌhaʊs, ˈstɔr-/
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.]
n : a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the
docks" [syn: depot, entrepot, storage, store]