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reposit

[ri-poz-it] /rɪˈpɒz ɪt/
verb (used with object)
1.
to put back; replace.
2.
to lay up or store; deposit.
Origin
1635-1645
1635-45; < Latin repositus (past participle of repōnere to replace), equivalent to re- re- + posit(us), past participle of pōnere to place, put; see posit
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reposit

/rɪˈpɒzɪt/
verb
1.
(transitive) to put away, deposit, or store up
Word Origin
C17: from Latin repositus replaced, from repōnere; see repose², posit
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