2 matter deposited by some natural process [syn: sediment]
3 the natural process of laying down a deposit of something [syn: deposition]
4 money deposited in a bank [syn: bank deposit]
5 a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later [syn: down payment]
6 money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use; "his deposit was refunded when he returned the car"
7 a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met
9 the act of putting something somewhere [syn: deposition]
3 put (something somewhere) firmly; "She posited her hand on his shoulder"; "deposit the suitcase on the bench"; "fix your eyes on this spot" [syn: situate, fix, posit]
- Rhymes: -ɒzɪt
- Sediment or rock that is not native to its present location or is different from the surrounding material. Sometimes refers to ore or gems.
- asset that was left to the care of the other
- Money placed in an account.
- The act of placing money into an account.
- Anything left behind on a surface.
- a mineral deposit
- a deposit of seaweed on the shore
- a mineral deposit
- A sum of money or other asset given as an initial payment, to
show good faith, or to reserve something for purchase.
- They put a deposit on the apartment.
sediment or rock different from the surrounding material
asset that was left to the care of the other
money placed in an account
- Czech: vklad
to settle one material onto another
to entrust one's assets to the care of another
to put money or funds into an account
- Czech: vložit
Deposit may refer to:
- Deposit account, the liability owed by the bank to its depositor
- Deposit (geology), material added to a landform
- Damage deposit taken in relation to rental or an item or property
- Deposit (town), New York
- Deposit (village), New York
- Deposit model, a method of identifying the character and degree of survival of buried archaeological remains
- Token amounts intended to promote recycling via container deposit legislation
deposit in German: Pfand
deposit in French: Dépôt
deposit in Simple English: Deposit
deposit in Swedish: Deposition
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