Barracks vs Depot - What's the difference?

barracks | depot |

As nouns the difference between barracks and depot

is that barracks is while depot is (lb) dump, tip.

As a verb barracks

is (barrack).



  • A group of buildings used by military personnel as housing
  • Verb

  • (barrack)
  • depot



    (en noun)
  • A storage facility, in particular, a warehouse.
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  • (US) A bus or railway station.
  • A place where military recruits are assembled before being sent to active units.
  • (card games) The tableau; the area where cards can be arranged in solitaire or patience games.
  • Anagrams

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