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de·pos·i·to·ry

 (dĭ-pŏz′ĭ-tôr′ē)
n. pl. de·pos·i·to·ries
A place where something is deposited, as for storage or safekeeping; a repository.

depository

(dɪˈpɒzɪtərɪ; -trɪ)
n, pl -ries
1. (Commerce) a store, such as a warehouse, for furniture, valuables, etc; repository
2. a variant spelling of depositary1
[C17 (in the sense: place of a deposit): from Medieval Latin dēpositōrium; C18 (in the sense: depositary): see deposit, -ory1]

de•pos•i•to•ry

(dɪˈpɒz ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

n., pl. -ries.
1. a place where something is deposited or stored, as for safekeeping: the night depository of a bank.
2. a depositary; trustee.
[1650–60; < Medieval Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.depository - a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeepingdepository - a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping
archive - a depository containing historical records and documents
bank building, bank - a building in which the business of banking transacted; "the bank is on the corner of Nassau and Witherspoon"
drop - a central depository where things can be left or picked up
facility, installation - a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry; "the assembly plant is an enormous facility"
depository library, library - a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study
lost-and-found - repository in a public building where lost articles can be kept until their owners reclaim them
museum - a depository for collecting and displaying objects having scientific or historical or artistic value
repertory - a storehouse where a stock of things is kept
sperm bank - a depository for storing sperm
storage space - the area in any structure that provides space for storage
storehouse, depot, entrepot, storage, store - a depository for goods; "storehouses were built close to the docks"
treasury - a depository (a room or building) where wealth and precious objects can be kept safely

depository

noun storehouse, store, warehouse, depot, repository, safe-deposit box They have 2,500 tons of paper stored in their depository.

depository

noun
A place where something is deposited for safekeeping:
Translations

depository

[dɪˈpɒzɪtərɪ]
A. N (= storage place) → almacén m (fig) (= person) → depositario/a m/f
B. CPD depository library N (US) → biblioteca f de depósito

depository

[dɪˈpɒzɪtəri] n (= place) → dépôt mdeposit slip n (for payment into bank account)bulletin m de versement

depository

nVerwahrungsort m; (= warehouse)Lagerhaus nt

depository

[dɪˈpɒzɪtrɪ] n
a. (place) → deposito
b. (person) → depositario/a
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