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n. pl. de·pos·i·tar·ies
1. One entrusted with something for preservation or safekeeping.
2. A depository.
n, pl -taries
1. a person or group to whom something is entrusted for safety or preservation
2. (Commerce) a variant spelling of depository1
de•pos•i•tar•y(dɪˈpɒz ɪˌtɛr i)
n., pl. -tar•ies.
1. one to whom anything is given in trust.
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|Noun||1.||depositary - 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