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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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Stockpilers tend to be regular, often daily, users of opiates and/or cocaine.
Stockpilers rarely re-use or share a needle, largely because it is not necessary.
Stockpilers rarely or never purchase needles from pharmacies because of the cost, the negative attitudes of pharmacy staff, and/or the convenience of the SEPs.
While stockpilers favor the SEP for supplies, weekly planners use a variety of exchange venues or pharmacies, based on their convenience in terms of place and hours of operation.
An entirely new registration procedure was put in place as of 18th August 2019, and the FTA called on all concerned businesses including producers, importers, and stockpilers of Excise Goods to take the initiative and register said goods in the new system.
Dubai: The Convention on Cluster Munitions (CCM) is unlikely to be adopted by the major cluster munition producers, stockpilers and users.
How effective can treaties such as the CCM be if major producers and stockpilers don't sign and ratify them?
But the MP stressed the fight for a worldwide ban had to be maintained with "maximum" pressure on main producers and stockpilers of the deadly weapons, including the United States, Russia and China.