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verb (used with object)
  1. to put back; replace.
  2. to lay up or store; deposit.
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Origin of reposit

1635–45; < Latin repositus (past participle of repōnere to replace), equivalent to re- re- + posit(us), past participle of pōnere to place, put; see posit
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British Dictionary definitions for reposit


  1. (tr) to put away, deposit, or store up
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Word Origin

C17: from Latin repositus replaced, from repōnere; see repose ², posit
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