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Meaning of REPOSIT

Pronunciation:  ri'pâzit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  put (something) is a place for storage; "the treasure found int he ancient tomb was reposited in the museum"
 

REPOSIT is a 7 letter word that starts with R.

 

 See Also: store

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Re*pos"it\ (r[-e]*p[o^]z"[i^]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p.
{Reposited}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Repositing}.] [L. repositus, p.
p. of reponere to put back; pref. re- re- + ponere to put.
See {Position}.]
To cause to rest or stay; to lay away; to lodge, as for
safety or preservation; to place; to store.

      Others reposit their young in holes.     --Derham.

 

 

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