[dih-poz-i-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /dɪˈpɒz ɪˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
noun, plural depositories.
a place where something is deposited or stored, as for safekeeping:
the night depository of a bank.
a depositary; trustee.
of or relating to a depository or depositories:
the depository role of a bank.
noun (pl) -ries
a store, such as a warehouse, for furniture, valuables, etc; repository
a variant spelling of depositary (sense 1)
“place where things are deposited,” 1750, from Medieval Latin depositorium, from deposit-, past participle stem of Latin deponere (see deposit (v.)) + -orium (see -ory).
[dih-pree-shee-uh-buh l, -shuh-buh l] /dɪˈpri ʃi ə bəl, -ʃə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of or being in value. 2. capable of being for tax purposes. /dɪˈpriːʃəbəl/ adjective 1. (US) able to be depreciated for tax deduction 2. liable to depreciation
[verb der-uh-geyt; adjective der-uh-git, -geyt] /verb ˈdɛr əˌgeɪt; adjective ˈdɛr ə gɪt, -ˌgeɪt/ verb (used without object), derogated, derogating. 1. to detract, as from authority, estimation, etc. (usually followed by from). 2. to stray in character or conduct; degenerate (usually followed by from). verb (used with object), derogated, derogating. 3. to disparage or belittle. 4. […]
[dih-rog-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /dɪˈrɒg əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/ adjective 1. tending to lessen the merit or reputation of a person or thing; disparaging; depreciatory: a derogatory remark. /dɪˈrɒɡətərɪ; -trɪ/ adjective 1. tending or intended to detract, disparage, or belittle; intentionally offensive adj. c.1500, from Late Latin derogatorius, from Latin derogatus, past participle of derogare “to take […]
[non-di-skript] /ˌnɒn dɪˈskrɪpt/ adjective 1. of no recognized, definite, or particular type or kind: a nondescript novel; a nondescript color. 2. undistinguished or uninteresting; dull or insipid: The private detective deliberately wore nondescript clothes. noun 3. a person or a thing of no particular or notable type or kind. /ˈnɒndɪˌskrɪpt/ adjective 1. lacking distinct or […]