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depositor

[dih-poz-i-ter] /dɪˈpɒz ɪ tər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that deposits.
2.
a person who deposits money in a bank or who has a bank account.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65; < Late Latin, equivalent to Latin dēposi-, variant stem of dēpōnere (see depone) + -tor -tor
Related forms
nondepositor, noun
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Examples from the web for depositor
  • There are two sides to it, the liability side which looks to the depositor.
  • Pensions are a contract between an employee and his employer that is not unlike the contract between a depositor and his banker.
  • depositor flight and bank runs came thick and fast, operating as an effective disciplining device on managers and shareholders.
British Dictionary definitions for depositor

depositor

/dɪˈpɒzɪtə/
noun
1.
a person who places or has money on deposit in a bank or similar organization
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Word Origin and History for depositor
n.

1560s, agent noun in Latin form from deposit (v.).

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