Deposit

A percentage of the full purchase price, normally 10%, which is paid by the purchaser on exchange of contracts

deposit

a coherent geological body such as a mineralised body;

deposit

  1. the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating
  2. a partial payment made at the time of purchase; the balance to be paid later
  3. money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use
  4. a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met

deposit

An accumulation of certain minerals within a rock formation.
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deposit

(de-poz´it) sediment or dregs. extraneous inorganic matter collected in the tissues or in an organ of the body.
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deposit

[n] - money deposited in a bank 2. [n] - money given as security for an article acquired for temporary use 3. [n] - the phenomenon of sediment or gravel accumulating 4. [n] - a payment given as a guarantee that an obligation will be met 5. [n] - the act of putting something somewhere 6. [v] - put into a bank account
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Deposit

• (n.) To lay aside; to rid one`s self of. • (v. t.) That which is placed anywhere, or in any one`s hands, for safe keeping; something intrusted to the care of another; esp., money lodged with a bank or banker, subject to order; anything given as pledge or security. • (v. t.) A place of deposit; a depository. • (n.) To lay down;...
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deposit

noun money deposited in a bank
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deposit

noun the act of putting something somewhere
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Deposit

[finance] Individuals and corporations need money to pursue their daily business. They place the money on deposit to earn interest, using the money market. Types of deposits are: ...
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Deposit

[politics] A deposit is a sum of money that a candidate must pay in return for the right to stand for election to certain political offices, particularly seats in legislatures. In the typical case, the deposit collected is repaid to the candidate after the poll, if that candidate obtains a specified proportion of the votes cast. The purpose...
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Deposit

De·pos'it noun [ Latin depositum , from depositus , past participle of deponere : confer French dépôt , Old French depost . See Deposit , transitive verb , and confer Depot .] 1. That which is deposited, or laid or ...
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Deposit

De·pos'it transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Deposited ; present participle & verbal noun Depositing .] [ Latin depositus , past participle of deponere . See Depone , and confer Deposit ,
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Deposit

£500 paid by candidates or their parties to be allowed to stand. It is returned if the candidate wins 5% or more of the votes cast.
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deposit

1. That is deposited, or laid or thrown down; as, a deposit in a flue; especially, matter precipitated from a solution (as the siliceous deposits of hot springs), or that which is mechanically deposited (as the mud, gravel, etc, deposits of a river). 'The deposit already formed affording to the succeeding portion of the charged fluid a basis.' (Kir...
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Deposit

500 paid by candidates or their parties to be allowed to stand. It is returned if the candidate wins 5% or more of the votes cast.
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Deposit

A body of ore distinct from a ledge.
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Deposit

A buyer is asked to pay a deposit on exchange of contracts to secure the property for you and is therefore the initial amount they will lose if they fail to comply with the terms of their contract
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Deposit

A deposit account with a bank or financial institution which earns interest normally proportional to... <a target=_blank href='http://www.finance-glossary.com/terms/deposit.htm?id=400&ginPtrCode=00000&PopupMode=false' title='Read full definition of deposit'>more</a>
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Deposit

A deposit is a natural accumulation of something, like minerals or fossils.
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Deposit

A fixed sum taken by landlords/letting agents at the start of a tenancy to cover reasonable losses (rent arrears, damage etc.). See also Tenancy deposit scheme.
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Deposit

A partial payment of the cruise fare required at the time of your booking to secure the cabin being
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Deposit

A sum of money deposited in trust by the purchaser when making an offer to be held in trust by the vendor's agent, broker, lawyer or notary until the closing of the transaction.
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deposit

A sum of money given to bind the sale of real estate, or a sum of money given to ensure payment or an advance of funds in the processing of a loan.
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Deposit

A sum of money paid in advance as a guarantee of performance by the payer. If the payer breaches the contract, he loses the deposit
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