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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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