/di poz"i tawr'ee, -tohr'ee/, n., pl. depositories.
1. a place where something is deposited or stored, as for safekeeping: the night depository of a bank.
2. a depositary; trustee.
3. of or pertaining to a depository or depositories: the depository role of a bank.
[1650-60; (def. 1) < ML depositorium; (def. 2) DEPOSIT + -ORY1 (n. use of adj. suffix)]

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