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storage

 
Noun storage has 6 senses
  1. storage - the act of storing something
    --1 is a kind of
    retention, keeping, holding
    --1 has particulars: filing
    Derived forms: verb store2, verb store1
  2. storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage, store - a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks"
    --2 is a kind of depository, deposit, repository
    --2 has particulars:
     granary, garner; magazine, powder store, powder magazine; railhead; treasure house; warehouse, storage warehouse
  3. storage - the commercial enterprise of storing goods and materials
    --3 is a kind of
    commercial enterprise, business enterprise, business
    --3 has particulars: cold storage; stowage, stowing; tankage
  4. storage - (computer science) the process of storing information in a computer memory or on a magnetic tape or disk
    --4 is a kind of
    computer operation, machine operation
    --4 has particulars: fragmentation
  5. memory, computer memory, storage, computer storage, store, memory board - an electronic memory device; "a memory and the CPU form the central part of a computer to which peripherals are attached"
    --5 is a kind of memory device, storage device; hardware, computer hardware
    --5 is a part of
     computer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system
    --5 has parts: register
    --5 has particulars:
     non-volatile storage, nonvolatile storage; read-only memory, ROM, read-only storage, fixed storage; real storage; scratchpad; virtual memory, virtual storage; volatile storage
  6. repositing, reposition, storage, warehousing - depositing in a warehouse
    --6 is a kind of deposit, deposition
    --6 has particulars: stockpiling
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