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  Definition of deposition
  1. the act of deposing someone; removing a powerful person from a position or office
  2. the act of putting something somewhere
  3. (law) a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually done in a lawyer''s office
  4. the natural process of laying down a deposit of something
Similar Words: dethronement, deposit

 

Hyponyms: repositing, reposition, storage, warehousing, electrodeposition, pigmentation, redeposition, superposition

 

Derivational Morphology: dethrone, depose, force out, situate, fix, posit, deposit, swear, depone

 

 
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