any swollen plant part in which food is stored, as fruit, root, or tuber.
- Storage management services
storage (SMS) Software that enables network administrators to route backup data from various devices on a network to another device such as a server or a magnetic tape backup unit. This is done either to make use of a high-capacity storage system such as a tape juke-box or for disaster protection. (1996-02-18)
noun 1. shelf life. noun 1. the term or period during which a stored commodity remains effective, useful, or suitable for consumption: Many medicines have a very short shelf life. noun 1. the length of time a packaged food, chemical, etc, will last without deteriorating
- Storage heater
noun 1. an electric device capable of accumulating and radiating heat generated by off-peak electricity
adjective, stouter, stoutest. 1. bulky in figure; heavily built; corpulent; thickset; fat: She is getting too stout for her dresses. Synonyms: big, rotund, stocky, portly, fleshy. Antonyms: thin, lean, slender, slim; skinny, scrawny. 2. bold, brave, or dauntless: a stout heart; stout fellows. Synonyms: valiant, gallant, intrepid, fearless, indomitable, courageous, stouthearted. Antonyms: cowardly, timid, fearful, […]