Definition of 'depot'
Example sentences containing 'depot'
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He plans a depot open day that day in a bid to restore confidence. The Sun (2016)Nor will it apply to those employed in support centres and depots. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They will spend the next few weeks helping clean up a depot and its buses. The Sun (2013)How far away from a supply depot were they? Times, Sunday Times (2012)Two bakeries and four distribution depots will close. The Sun (2012)Job cuts and closures of sites such as warehouses and distribution depots contributed to the results. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When new items arrive in the depot they are placed randomly on the shelves to speed up unloading. The Sun (2011)Now a powerful symbol of the friendship and unity between our two countries lies shunned and rotting in a storage depot. The Sun (2013)Bonuses were paid to all store and depot staff who had worked for at least six months and met certain targets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They wanted to open a depot. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Advance crews marched south toward the Pole establishing depots of food and supplies for the actual journey. Christianity Today (2000)The team had arrived a day earlier, taking up position near a large underground depot. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The 46-year-old died at a railway depot despite efforts to revive him by an ambulance crew. The Sun (2014)Think of the aggro too, what with the coaches not physically fitting in the bus depots. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His first job was as a fireman at the Wolverhampton railway depot. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It has five depots offering 12,000 products and the company is looking to open a sixth depot. Times, Sunday Times (2008)At least one of the strikes hit an aid depot storing food for civilians, killing two humanitarian workers. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The calcium may come from a storage depot already in the cell, or it may enter the cell through the cell membrane. Living with Angina (1991)There is no way the cost of running stores can be compared with the cost of a warehouse, call centre and distribution depot. The Sun (2013)The gang considered hitting'national infrastructure' targets including gas depots and oil refineries. The Sun (2008)Not long ago I spoke to one of our new drivers who used to work as a post office depot manager. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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