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English Dictionary: depositing by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Deposit \De*pos"it\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deposited}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Depositing}.] [L. depositus, p. p. of deponere. See
      {Depone}, and cf. {Deposit}, n.]
      1. To lay down; to place; to put; to let fall or throw down
            (as sediment); as, a crocodile deposits her eggs in the
            sand; the waters deposited a rich alluvium.
                     The fear is deposited in conscience.   --Jer. Taylor.
      2. To lay up or away for safe keeping; to put up; to store;
            as, to deposit goods in a warehouse.
      3. To lodge in some one's hands for safe keeping; to commit
            to the custody of another; to intrust; esp., to place in a
            bank, as a sum of money subject to order.
      4. To lay aside; to rid one's self of. [Obs.]
                     If what is written prove useful to you, to the
                     depositing that which I can not but deem an error.
      Note: Both this verb and the noun following were formerly
               written {deposite}.
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