Examples of depot in a Sentence
a distribution depot for auto parts
the guns and ammunition were stored in a depot in Concord
Recent Examples of depot from the Web
This week, Edmonson gave her formal endorsement by sponsoring the legislation allowing Miami-Dade to sell a truck depot to the Beckham team in a no-bid deal that goes before the commission on Tuesday, June 6.
Both the manor, now a popular wedding venue on U.S. Highway 441, and the depot, which sits on East Station Street, are part of Apopka’s redevelopment plans.
After that last coat of paint, the depot has fallen into a state of disrepair.
He was sent to Germany after winning his commission, commanding a small supply depot.
He was also cited for not exercising effective command oversight to recognize and correct deficiencies in ICBM depot maintenance and materiel control while serving as Commander of the Ogden Air Logistics Center.
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Origin and Etymology of depot
French dépôt, from Middle French depost, from Medieval Latin depositum, from Latin, neuter of depositus
First Known Use: 1795See Words from the same year
DEPOT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of depot for English Language Learners
: a train or bus station
: a place where military supplies are kept or where soldiers are trained
: a place where goods are stored
DEPOT Defined for Kids
Medical Definition of depot
: being in storage depot fat; also : acting over a prolonged period depot insulin
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