Entrepot meaning

ŏntrə-pō
A trading or market center.
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A place where goods are stored or deposited and from which they are distributed.
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A place for the storage of goods; warehouse.
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A distributing center for goods.
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A commercial center, a place where merchandise is sent for additional processing and distribution.
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A point of entry for people, especially immigrants, into a city or country.
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Origin of entrepot

  • French from entreposer to store entre in, among (from Latin inter- inter–) poser to place (from Old French pose1)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French, from entreposer (“to store”)

    From Wiktionary