depositary

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noun de·pos·i·tary \di-ˈpä-zə-ˌter-ē\

Definition of depositary

plural

depositaries

  1. 1 :  a person to whom something is entrusted

  2. 2 :  depository 2

1605

First Known Use of depositary

1605


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depositary

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noun de·pos·i·tary \di-ˈpä-zə-ˌter-ē\

Legal Definition of depositary

plural

depositaries

  1. :  an individual or entity (as a business organization) that holds a deposit the depositary ought to restore the precise object which he received — Louisiana Civil Code; also :  depository


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