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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Depository  \De*pos"i*to*ry\  (-t[-o]*r[y^]),  n.;  pl 
  {Depositories}  (-r[i^]z). 
  1.  A  place  where  anything  is  deposited  for  sale  or  keeping; 
  as  warehouse  is  a  depository  for  goods;  a  clerk's  office 
  is  a  depository  for  records. 
 
  2.  One  with  whom  something  is  deposited;  a  depositary. 
 
  I  am  the  sole  depository  of  my  own  secret,  and  it 
  shall  perish  with  me  --Junius. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  depository 
  n  :  a  place  where  things  can  be  deposited  for  safekeeping  [syn: 
  {deposit},  {repository}] 




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