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v. de·pos·it·ed, de·pos·it·ing, de·pos·its
1. To put or set down; place.
2. To lay down or leave behind by a natural process: layers of sediment that were deposited on the ocean floor; glaciers that deposited their debris as they melted.
a. To give over or entrust for safekeeping.
b. To put (money) in a bank or financial account.
4. To give as partial payment or security.
To become deposited; settle.
1. Something, such as money, that is entrusted for safekeeping, as in a bank.
2. The condition of being deposited: funds on deposit with a broker.
3. A partial or initial payment of a cost or debt: left a $100 deposit toward the purchase of a stereo system.
4. A sum of money given as security for an item acquired for temporary use.
5. A depository.
6. Something deposited, especially by a natural process, as:
a. Geology A concentration of mineral matter or sediment in a layer, vein, or pocket: iron ore deposits; rich deposits of oil and natural gas.
b. Physiology An accumulation of organic or inorganic material, such as a lipid or mineral, in a body tissue, structure, or fluid.
c. A sediment or precipitate that has settled out of a solution.
7. A coating or crust left on a surface, as by evaporation or electrolysis.
[Latin dēpōnere, dēposit-; see depone.]
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(Banking & Finance) a person who places or has money on deposit in a bank or similar organization
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de•pos•i•tor(dɪˈpɒz ɪ tər)
a person or thing that deposits, esp. a person who deposits money in a bank.
[1555–65; < Late Latin]
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|Noun||1.||depositor - a person who has deposited money in a bank or similar institution|
investor - someone who commits capital in order to gain financial returns
withdrawer - a depositor who withdraws funds previously deposited
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
depositor[dɪˈpɒzɪtər] n (into bank account) → déposant(e) m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Deponent(in) m(f), → Einzahler(in) m(f)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
depositor[dɪˈpɒzɪtəʳ] n → depositante m/f
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