HyperDic: entrepot

English > 2 senses of the word entrepot:
NOUNlocationentrepot, transshipment centera port where merchandise can be imported and then exported without paying import duties
artifactentrepot, storehouse, depot, storage, storea depository for goods
English > entrepot: 2 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA port where merchandise can be imported and then exported without paying import duties.
Example"Bahrain has been an entrepot of trade between Arabia and India since the second millennium BC"
Synonymtransshipment center
BroaderportA place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
Catalancentre d'importació i exportació
English > entrepot: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA depository for goods.
Synonymsstorehouse, depot, storage, store
NarrowerdumpA place where supplies can be stored
granary, garnerA storehouse for threshed grain or animal feed
magazine, powder store, powder magazineA storehouse (as a compartment on a warship) where weapons and ammunition are stored
railheadA railroad depot in a theater of operations where military supplies are unloaded for distribution
treasure houseA storehouse for treasures
warehouse, storage warehouseA storehouse for goods and merchandise
Broaderdepository, deposit, depositary, repositoryA facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
Spanishalmacén, depósito
Catalanmagatzem

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