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Translation of "deposit" - English-French dictionary

deposit

noun
an act of paying money as a guarantee that money which is or will be owed will be paid versement d’un acompte We have put down a deposit on a house in the country. the money put into a bank or paid as a guarantee in this way acompte We decided we could not afford to go on holiday and managed to get back the deposit which we had paid. a quantity of solid matter that has settled at the bottom of a liquid, or is left behind by a liquid dépôt(s) The floodwater left a yellow deposit over everything. a layer (of coal, iron etc) occurring naturally in rock gisement rich deposits of iron ore.
(Definition of deposit from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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