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Common financial definitions

(noun) A deposit is a sum of money entrusted to a financial company, such as a bank or a broker.

(verb) To deposit money is to entrust it to a financial company, as above.

Secondary definition

Mining companies own or seek out properties with valuable mineral deposits.

Tertiary definition

To deposit something is to place it somewhere, e.g. "I deposit my unfunny jokes on Fool.com's Touchstone."

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