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Noun deposition has 4 senses
- deposition, deposit - the natural process of laying down a deposit of something
--1 is a kind of accretion, accumulation
--1 has particulars: electrodeposition; pigmentation; redeposition; superposition
- deposition - (law) a pretrial interrogation of a witness; usually done in a lawyer's office
--2 is a kind of interrogation, examination, interrogatory
- deposit, deposition - the act of putting something somewhere
--3 is a kind of buildup
--3 has particulars: repositing, reposition, storage, warehousing
- deposition, dethronement - the act of deposing someone; removing a powerful person from a position or office
--4 is a kind of ouster, ousting