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tr.v. re·pos·it·ed, re·pos·it·ing, re·pos·its
1. To put away; store.
2. To put back; replace.
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(tr) to put away, deposit, or store up
[C17: from Latin repositus replaced, from repōnere; see repose2, posit]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. to put back; replace.
2. to lay up or store; deposit.
[1635–45; < Latin repositus, past participle of repōnere to replace =re- re- + pōnere to place, put]
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Past participle: reposited
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|Verb||1.||reposit - put (something) in a place for storage; "the treasure found int he ancient tomb was reposited in the museum"|
store - find a place for and put away for storage; "where should we stow the vegetables?"; "I couldn't store all the books in the attic so I sold some"
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