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depose

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1 to remove from a position of prominence or power (as a throne)

  • a military junta deposed the dictator after he had bankrupted the country
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2 to make a solemn declaration under oath for the purpose of establishing a fact

  • she was nervous when the time to depose before the jury finally arrived
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bear witness

3 to arrange something in a certain spot or position

  • deposed her fan and gloves on the dressing table
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