Meaning of DEPOSIT in English

[] vb ; [L depositus, pp. of deponere] vt (1624) 1: to place esp. for safekeeping or as a pledge; esp: to put in a bank

2. a: to lay down: place b: to let fall (as sediment) ~ vi: to become deposited -- de.pos.i.tor n

[2]deposit n (1624) 1: the state of being deposited

2: something placed for safekeeping: as a: money deposited in a bank b: money given as a pledge or down payment

3: a place of deposit: depository

4: an act of depositing

5. a: something laid down; esp: matter deposited by a natural process b: a natural accumulation (as of iron ore, coal, or gas)

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