depository[dē päz′ə tôr′ē, di-]
depository definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. depositories
- a place where things are put for safekeeping; storehouse
- a trustee; depositary
Origin: Late Latin depositorium: see deposit
depository definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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noun pl. de·pos·i·to·ries
- A place where something is deposited, as for storage or safekeeping; a repository.
- A trustee; a depositary.