depositor

[ dih-poz-i-ter ]
/ dɪˈpɒz ɪ tər /
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noun

a person or thing that deposits.
a person who deposits money in a bank or who has a bank account.

Nearby words

  1. deposit account,
  2. deposit money,
  3. deposit slip,
  4. depositary,
  5. deposition,
  6. depository,
  7. depository library,
  8. depot,
  9. depot injection,
  10. depp

Origin of depositor

1555–65; < Late Latin, equivalent to Latin dēposi-, variant stem of dēpōnere (see depone) + -tor -tor

Related formsnon·de·pos·i·tor, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for depositor

depositor

/ (dɪˈpɒzɪtə) /

noun

a person who places or has money on deposit in a bank or similar organization
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Word Origin and History for depositor

depositor

n.

1560s, agent noun in Latin form from deposit (v.).

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