Dictionary source: Spanish English Learner's Dictionary
Spanish to English translation of almacenes (v.) = hold ; house ; keep ; place + in storage ; save ; store ; squirrel away ; store up ; cache. Ex: If the search is made with a call number, a summary of copies with that call number which are held by the library is first displayed. Ex: The shared systems are run on an IBM 4341 computer housed at BLCMP. Ex: Guard book or scrapbook type arrangement, with possibly a loose-leaf format, is suitable for organising and keeping cuttings, letters and other small items. Ex: When data of any sort are placed in storage they are filed alphabetically or numerically. Ex: Whenever this code is entered, the system saves the document or list of documents being displayed and displays a summary of the documents saved up to that point. Ex: The records in a computer data base are structured in order to suit the information that is being stored for various applications. Ex: The more which can be digitized, and the more rapidly, the more which then can be squirreled away into atmospherically-controlled & inexpensive archives. Ex: Large volumes of water can be stored up for irrigation by erecting an earthen or masonry dam across the lower part of the vally of a river or stream. Ex: Previous studies in which squirrels were provisioned with an abundant supply of food found a reduction in the rate of caching. ---- * almacenar en memoria intermedia = buffer. * almacenar en un edificio anexo = outhouse. * volver a almacenar = rehouse [re-house]. (n.) = storehouse ; warehouse ; storeroom [store-room] ; storing room ; depot ; stockroom ; storage facility ; storage room. Ex: The first alternative views the library as a storehouse for cultural materials, a reservoir of significant books. Ex: Our warehouse shelter a 13 metre high, 60 ton ammonia retort and a 37 metre wingspan airliner. Ex: Mathematical models are presented that describe the diffusion of gaseous pollutants from the air in a storeroom into protective containers and the reaction with the documents lying in them. Ex: It is unlikely for libraries in poor countries to set up a special building or storing room and finance its maintenance. Ex: The depot buys the books for the schools and passes on to them some of the discount it receives by buying direct from the publishers. Ex: Among the causes of damage to archival records, temperature, moisture content, and pollution of the air in stockrooms play an important role. Ex: Due to a seasonal demand, when the storage facility is full this product has to be dumped into the quarry using dumpers. Ex: All storage rooms where flammable liquids are stored should have restricted access and be properly identified. ---- * almacén de bricolaje = DIY store ; home improvement store. * almacén de libros = book-warehouse. * almacén de maderas = lumberyard ; timber yard. * almacén de papelería = stationery store. * almacén frigorífico = freezer warehouse. * encargado del almacén = warehouse keeper ; warehouseman [warehousemen, pl.]. * gran almacén = discount retailer. * grandes almacenes = department store.