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stacks

 
Noun stack has 5 senses
  1. stack - an orderly pile
    --1 is a kind of
    large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount; pile, heap, mound, cumulus; large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount; pile, heap, mound, cumulus
    --1 has particulars: haystack, hayrick, rick
    Derived forms: verb stack2, verb stack1
  2. batch, deal, flock, good deal, great deal, hatful, heap, lot, mass, mess, mickle, mint, muckle, peck, pile, plenty, pot, quite a little, raft, sight, slew, spate, stack, tidy sum, wad, whole lot, whole slew - (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent; "a batch of letters"; "a deal of trouble"; "a lot of money"; "he made a mint on the stock market"; "it must have cost plenty"
    --2 is a kind of storage space; large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount; storage space; large indefinite quantity, large indefinite amount
    --2 is a part of library, depository library
    --2 has particulars: flood, inundation, deluge, torrent
  3. push-down list, push-down stack, stack - a list in which the next item to be removed is the item most recently stored (LIFO)
    --3 is a kind of list, listing; list, listing
  4. smokestack, stack - a large tall chimney through which combustion gases and smoke can be evacuated
    --4 is a kind of chimney; chimney
    --4 has particulars: funnel
  5. push-down storage, push-down store, stack - a storage device that handles data so that the next item to be retrieved is the item most recently stored (LIFO)
    --5 is a kind of memory device, storage device; memory device, storage device
Verb stack has 3 senses
  1. stack - load or cover with stacks; "stack a truck with boxes"
    --1 is one way to
    load, lade, laden, load up
    Derived forms: noun stack1, noun stacker1
    Sample sentences:
    They stack the cart with boxes
    They stack the books into the box
  2. stack, pile, heap - arrange in stacks; "heap firewood around the fireplace"; "stack your books up on the shelves"
    --2 is one way to arrange, set up
    Derived forms: noun stack1, noun stacker1
    Sample sentence:
    They stack their rifles on the cabinet
  3. stack - arrange the order of so as to increase one's winning chances; "stack the deck of cards"
    --3 is one way to
    arrange, set up
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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