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deposit

noun (LAYER)
 
 
/dɪˈpɒz.ɪt/ US  /-ˈpɑː.zɪt/
[C or U] a substance or layer that is left, usually after a liquid is removed
沉淀物,沉积物
Decant the wine carefully, so that you leave the deposit in the bottom of the bottle.
将酒小心倒出,以免把瓶底的沉淀物带出来。
In hard-water areas, a chalky deposit often forms in pipes and kettles.
在水质较硬的地区,水管和水壶内常会形成白色沉积物。
The flood left a thick deposit of mud over the entire ground floor of the house.
洪水在整个房子的底层留下了一层厚厚的淤泥。
Things remaining
[C] specialized a layer which has formed under the ground, especially over a long period
沉积层
mineral/oil/coal deposits
矿/油/煤层
Mineralogy
(Definition of deposit noun (LAYER) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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