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3 definitions found
 for Depone
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Depone \De*pone"\ (d[-e]*p[=o]n"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Deponed
     (-p[=o]nd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Deponing.] [L. deponere,
     depositum, to put down, in LL., to assert under oath; de- +
     ponere to put, place. See Position, and cf. Deposit.]
     1. To lay, as a stake; to wager. [Obs.] --Hudibras.
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     2. To lay down. [R.] --Southey.
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     3. To assert under oath; to depose. [A Scotticism]
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              Sprot deponeth that he entered himself thereafter in
              conference.                           --State
                                                    Trials(1606).
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Depone \De*pone"\, v. i.
     To testify under oath; to depose; to bear witness. [A
     Scotticism]
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           The fairy Glorians, whose credibility on this point can
           not be called in question, depones to the confinement
           of Merlin in a tree.                     --Dunlop.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  depone
      v 1: make a deposition; declare under oath [syn: swear,
           depose, depone]

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