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Deposit

  • 1 deposit — de·pos·it 1 /di pä zət/ vt 1: to place for safekeeping or as security may deposit the property with the court; esp: to put in a bank account 2 in the civil law of Louisiana: to place (movable property) under a deposit the depository can not make… …

    Law dictionary

  • 2 Deposit — may refer to: Deposit (town), New York Deposit (village), New York Deposit account, a bank account that allows money to be deposited and withdrawn by the account holder Demand deposit, the funds held in demand deposit accounts in commercial banks …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 Deposit — De*pos it, n. [L. depositum, fr. depositus, p. p. of deponere: cf. F. d[ e]p[^o]t, OF. depost. See {Deposit}, v. t., and cf. {Depot}.] 1. That which is deposited, or laid or thrown down; as, a deposit in a flue; especially, matter precipitated… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 deposit — n Deposit, precipitate, sediment, dregs, lees, grounds mean matter which settles to the bottom of or is let fall from suspension in a fluid (as air or water). Deposit, the most comprehensive term, refers to matter let fall by a natural or… …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 5 déposit — ● déposit nom masculin (anglais deposit, dépôt) En Bourse, synonyme de couverture. ● déposit (synonymes) nom masculin (anglais deposit, dépôt) Synonymes : couverture …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 6 deposit — ► NOUN 1) a sum of money placed in a bank or other account. 2) a sum payable as a first instalment or as a pledge. 3) a returnable sum paid to cover possible loss or damage. 4) a layer or body of accumulated matter. 5) the action or an act of… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 7 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… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Deposit — Deposit, NY U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 1699 Housing Units (2000): 823 Land area (2000): 1.257708 sq. miles (3.257448 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.059620 sq. miles (0.154416 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.317328 sq. miles (3.411864… …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 9 Deposit, NY — U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 1699 Housing Units (2000): 823 Land area (2000): 1.257708 sq. miles (3.257448 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.059620 sq. miles (0.154416 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.317328 sq. miles (3.411864 sq. km) FIPS …

    StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • 10 deposit — [n1] down payment; money saved drop, installment, money in the bank, partial payment, pledge, retainer, security, stake, warranty; concepts 340,344 Ant. debit, withdrawal deposit [n2] accumulation of solid alluvium, delta, deposition, dregs,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 11 deposit — [dē päz′it, dipäz′it] vt. [< L depositus, pp. of deponere, to put down < de , down + ponere, to put: see POSITION] 1. to place or entrust for safekeeping 2. to put (money) in a bank, as for safekeeping or to earn interest 3. to put down as… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 deposit — (v.) 1620s, from L. depositus, pp. of deponere lay aside, put down, deposit, also used of births and bets, from de away (see DE (Cf. de )) + ponere to put (see POSITION (Cf. position)). As a noun, from 1620s, from L. depositum. Geological sense… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 13 Deposit — Deposit, Postort in der Grafschaft Delaware des Staates New York (Nordamerika) am Coquago River u. der New York Erie Eisenbahn; Gerberei; 1500 Ew …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 deposit — ▪ I. deposit de‧pos‧it 1 [dɪˈpɒzt ǁ dɪˈpɑː ] noun 1. [countable] BANKING an amount of money paid into a bank account or held in a bank account, especially when it is earning interest: • Residents have some $4 billion in deposits in local… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 15 deposit — I v. To commit to custody, or to lay down; to place; to put; to let fall (as sediment). Jefferson County ex rel. Grauman v. Jefferson County Fiscal Court, 273 Ky. 674, 117 S.W.2d 918, 924. To lodge for safe keeping or as a pledge to intrust to… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 16 deposit — I v. money put into a bank account 1) to make a deposit 2) a demand; time deposit 3) on deposit (the money was on deposit in a bank) down payment 4) to give, leave a deposit on 5) to forfeit one s deposit II v. (D; tr.) to deposit in (to deposit… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 17 deposit — /di poz it/, v.t. 1. to place for safekeeping or in trust, esp. in a bank account: He deposited his paycheck every Friday. 2. to give as security or in part payment. 3. to deliver and leave (an item): Please deposit your returned books with the… …

    Universalium

  • 18 deposit — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 money paid into a bank account ADJECTIVE ▪ bank, building society (BrE) ▪ Bank deposits have increased by 2.3%. ▪ cash ▪ direct (AmE) …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 19 deposit — de|pos|it1 W3 [dıˈpɔzıt US dıˈpa: ] n 1.) a part of the cost of something you are buying that you pay some time before you pay the rest of it deposit of ▪ A deposit of 10% is required. put down a deposit (on sth) (=pay a deposit) ▪ We put down a… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 deposit — [[t]dɪpɒ̱zɪt[/t]] ♦♦♦ deposits, depositing, deposited 1) N COUNT: usu sing A deposit is a sum of money which is part of the full price of something, and which you pay when you agree to buy it. A ₤50 deposit is required when ordering, and the… …

    English dictionary