Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ENTREPOT

Pronunciation:  'ântru`pow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks"
  2. [n]  a port where merchandise can be imported and re-exported without paying import duties; "Bahrain has been an entrepot of trade between Arabia and India since the second millenium BC"

ENTREPOT is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: depot, storage, store, storehouse, transshipment center
 See Also: deposit, depository, garner, granary, magazine, port, powder magazine, powder store, railhead, repository, storage warehouse, treasure house, warehouse



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\En`tre*p[^o]t"\, n. [F.]
A warehouse; a magazine for depositing goods, stores, etc.; a
mart or place where merchandise is deposited; as, an
entrep[^o]t for shipping goods in transit.