Terran Pre Astro Phrases and Things -
A closet is an enclosed space used by KAP in the late 1700s, a cabinet, or a cupboard in a house or building used for general storage or hanging/storing clothes, no matter what the size. A closet for food storage is usually referred to as a pantry. A closet, through French from Latin clausum, "closed" began life in the 17th century as a small private room, often behind a bedroom, to which a man or woman could retire, for privacy, reading, or enjoyment of personal works of art: for this usage, see Cabinet (room).
Noun 1. broom closet - a small room for storing brooms and other cleaning equipment
closet, cupboard - a small room (or recess) or cabinet used for storage space