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stockpile

(stŏk′pīl″)
To withhold from immediate use; to maintain in storage for future needs. In many countries stockpiles of food rations, medications, or vaccines are maintained by governmental agencies in anticipation of future public health needs.
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Finally, Texas DSHS provided data on the 3,730 ventilators stockpiled in Texas in 2009 (online Technical Appendix Table 1).
The RCC's goal is 85% for scrap tires reused and a 55% reduction in stockpiles by 2008 from the 2001 baseline of 300 million stockpiled tires.
We do recognize that there still is a substantial volume of stockpiled tires, and any tire stockpile could present a major problem to the local community.