deposition

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /dɛpəˈzɪʃən/

Noun[change]

Singular
deposition

Plural
depositions

  1. A deposition is when someone is removed from their office or position.
    Mary II of England was very sad at her father's deposition.
  2. A process of giving sworn (promised) proof.
  3. Proof given under an oath.