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deposit account


      n     (Brit)   a bank account that earns interest and usually requires notice of withdrawal  
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  
      vb   tr  
1    to put or set down, esp. carefully or in a proper place; place  
2    to entrust for safekeeping; consign  
3    to place (money) in a bank or similar institution in order to earn interest or for safekeeping  
4    to give (money) in part payment or as security  
5    to lay down naturally; cause to settle  
the river deposits silt     
a    an instance of entrusting money or valuables to a bank or similar institution  
b    the money or valuables so entrusted  
7    money given in part payment or as security, as when goods are bought on hire-purchase  
   See also       down payment  
8    a consideration, esp. money, given temporarily as security against loss of or damage to something borrowed or hired  
9    an accumulation of sediments, mineral ores, coal, etc.  
10    any deposited material, such as a sediment or a precipitate that has settled out of solution  
11    a coating produced on a surface, esp. a layer of metal formed by electrolysis  
12    a depository or storehouse  
13    on deposit   payable as the first instalment, as when buying on hire-purchase  
     (C17: from Medieval Latin depositare, from Latin depositus put down)  

certificate of deposit  
      n   a negotiable certificate issued by a bank in return for a deposit of money for a term of up to five years,   (Abbrev.)    CD  
copyright deposit library  
      n   one of six libraries legally entitled to receive a gratis copy of every book published in the United Kingdom: the British Library, Bodleian, Cambridge University, Trinity College in Dublin, Scottish National Library, and National Library of Wales  
demand deposit  
      n   a bank deposit from which withdrawals may be made without notice  
   Compare       time deposit  
deposit account  
      n     (Brit)   a bank account that earns interest and usually requires notice of withdrawal  
safe-deposit   , safety-deposit  
a    a place or building with facilities for the safe storage of money or valuables  
b    (as modifier)  
a safe-deposit box     
time deposit  
      n   a bank deposit from which withdrawals may be made only after advance notice or at a specified future date  
   Compare       demand deposit  

English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus  




1    drop, lay, locate, place, precipitate, put, settle, sit down  
2    amass, bank, consign, entrust, hoard, lodge, save, store  
3    down payment, instalment, money     (in bank)   part payment, pledge, retainer, security, stake, warranty  
4    accumulation, alluvium, deposition, dregs, lees, precipitate, sediment, silt  

English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus  

Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
Of, relating to, or occurring on or near the surface of the earth. Eg.: a surficial geologic deposit.
surf(ace) + (superf)icial
new trend in computing to take into account the environmental aspect when designing IT systems.
[med.] of or relating to the medical consideration of the whole person in the treatment of a disease, not only physically but also taking into account mental and social factors rather than just the symptoms
Ex: That clinic offers a holistic medecine approach to treat both the body and the mind sometimes even using practises from eastern traditions such as meditation or acupuncture.
do not take into account, disregard, ignore on purpose, avoid, dismiss
E.g: His boss asked him for a report, but he gave it the go-by.
network-based services that makes information available from multiple electronic devices by linking it to an account
disconnection of active online presence and accounts upon user's death.
Cyber Legacy Locker is the safe and secure way to pass encrypted access key of online accounts to authorized assignee.
[Leg.];[Tech.] passing access key of online account to friends or love ones
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