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depotnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdep.əʊ/  us   /ˈdiː.poʊ/
a building where supplies or vehicles, especially buses, are kept: an arms/weapons depot a fuel/storage depot a bus depot
US old-fashioned a bus station or train station
(Definition of depot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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depotnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdep·oʊ, ˈdi·poʊ/
a building where supplies or vehicles are kept: a fuel depot
A depot is also a building that buses and trains leave from.
(Definition of depot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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depotnoun

uk   us   /ˈdepəʊ/
COMMERCE a place where goods are kept until they are sent somewhere to be used, sold, etc.: He took a job in the supply depot of a San Francisco shipyard. a fuel/food/oil depot
UK a place where buses or trains are kept until they are needed or in order to be repaired: The closure of the Eastleigh depot means that train renovation is now concentrated on two sites.
US a small bus station or train station: He runs a shoe shine business from the local bus depot.
(Definition of depot from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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