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Topographic measurements from MESSENGER also show that the shadowed craters appear to contain thick, sloping deposits, which are probably accumulations of water ice.These Images Expose the Dark Side of the Solar System - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Corey S. Powell|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
It also allowed fraudulent listings that led to guests being scammed out of their deposits.Airbnb’s 3 biggest challenges on its road to an IPO|Danielle Abril|August 20, 2020|Fortune
Some of that research also teased the presence of water at the crater in other ways, like conical hills that are similar to icy mountains on Earth formed by pressurized groundwater, but the salt deposits offer the best evidence.The dwarf planet Ceres might be home to an underground ocean of water|Neel Patel|August 11, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Typically, university administrators use deposits — minimum fees that students send in to secure their place after receiving an acceptance letter — to forecast the size of their incoming class.
“Your deposit rate is really the only thing you have to go on,” says Jamie Ealy, a senior associate at Art & Science Group, who used to work in admissions offices at West Virginia University and Berea College in Kentucky.
We will not sit on the sidelines and deposit our fate in the hands of others.
Or, “Only to the end of this month: deposit a separatist and get up to 12 percent interest.”
According to Afghan government regulations, no one has the right to deposit public money into a personal account.
Eurozone leaders are ignoring these basic tenets of deposit insurance.
In short, they threw away the EU pledge of deposit insurance, which is the last defense against nationwide bank runs.
Collateral bonds are secured by the deposit of collateral security.
In the eye of the banker, and of the customer, and of the law, it is a deposit.A Simple Explanation of Modern Banking Customs|Humphrey Robinson
The deposit of each year may acquire some degree of consistency before that of the succeeding year is superimposed.Principles of Geology|Charles Lyell
A female may deposit as many as four batches in her life time.Handbook of Medical Entomology|William Albert Riley
In his experience he had found that all instruments will occasionally fail to dislodge the deposit.
British Dictionary definitions for deposit
- an instance of entrusting money or valuables to a bank or similar institution
- the money or valuables so entrusted