depositary

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin depositarius

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

depositary (not comparable)

  1. Acting as the trusted recipient of a deposit
    The hospital was the depositary institution of our monies.

Noun[edit]

depositary (plural depositaries)

  1. One who receives a deposit in trust
  2. A place where deposits are kept

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