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Is the word “UP” a signal of the informality?

Looks like, in my non-native view, the usages of the word Up are pretty much always come with colloquial and informal tones. Such as... Shut it! = Shut up! Meet with = Meet up with What'...
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What is the difference between 'store' and 'store up' in meaning?

There are two sentences below, He stored the goods in the store. He stored up the goods in the store. What is the difference between the two sentences? What is the function of the preposition 'up' ...