Definition of deposition:
- An opinion, example, or statement, laid down or asserted; a declaration.
- That which is deposited; matter laid or thrown down; sediment; alluvial matter; as, banks are sometimes depositions of alluvial matter.
- The act of bringing before the mind; presentation.
- The act of depositing or deposing; the act of laying down or thrown down; precipitation.
- The act of laying down one's testimony in writing; also, testimony laid or taken down in writing, under oath or affirmation, before some competent officer, and in reply to interrogatories and cross- interrogatories.
- The act of setting aside a sovereign or a public officer; deprivation of authority and dignity; displacement; removal.
- discharge (part of speech: verb)
evidence (part of speech: noun)
- "The Conspiracy of Pontiac and the Indian War after the Conquest of Canada", Francis Parkman.
- "Orley Farm", Anthony Trollope.
- "Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete", John Lothrop Motley.