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
The Navy would have perhaps preferred a location closer to San Diego Naval Base or the Navy and Marine Corps recruit depots of the day.
Dennis Money, president of Seneca White Deer, said Monday the tours will also tell the history of the depot, built in 1941 and closed in 2000.
But the nonprofit Seneca White Deer will offer bus tours starting in October under an agreement with the depot’s new owner, Earl Martin.
But the LME represents only a small part of all the metal bought and sold, mostly because its fees are higher than private storage depots, and the bourse is more heavily regulated.
The 1907 building, just half a block from the old depot, once was a boarding house for railroad workers.
The Heritage Village, staged like an old pioneers settlement, has become the permanent home to historical buildings, including the 1892 Symerton train depot, an 1865 farmhouse from Crest Hill, and a 1857 one-room school house from Homer Glen.
Currently, most of Amazon's depots comprise single-floor warehouses built away from city centers.
The ministry said in a statement that two frigates and a submarine launched six cruise missiles on IS installations in Syria’s Hama province, destroying command centers and ammunition depots.
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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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