De pone


verb (used with object), verb (used without object), deponed, deponing.
to testify under oath; depose.

1525–35; < Latin dēpōnere to put away, down, aside (Medieval Latin: to testify), equivalent to dē- de- + pōnere to put Unabridged
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depone (dɪˈpəʊn)
chiefly law, Scots law to declare (something) under oath; testify; depose
[C16: from Latin dēpōnere to put down, from de- + pōnere to put, place]

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