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deposition

1. Law
a. the giving of testimony on oath
b. the testimony so given
c. the sworn statement of a witness used in court in his absence
2. the act or instance of deposing
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deposition

[‚dep·ə′zish·ən]
(geology)
The laying, placing, or throwing down of any material; specifically, the constructive process of accumulation into beds, veins, or irregular masses of any kind of loose, solid rock material by any kind of natural agent.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

Deposition

Christ is taken from the cross and enshrouded. [N.T.: Matthew 27:57–60; Christian Art: Appleton, 55]
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"The plaintiff argues generally that the deposition transcripts of the plaintiff and three doctors were used to defend against trial objections relating to their deposition testimony, but fails to cite any specific examples.
The company touts its service as a cheaper and more efficient than in-person deposition, particularly when the depositions require attorney to travel by air and stay at a hotel overnight.
Another legislative proposal would provide added protection for top-level corporate officers called as deposition witnesses.
Perhaps a quick tutorial on depositions is in order here.
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Moisture content in air has a positive effect on particle growth and deposition. With the increase of air humidity, particles become bigger, and depositions are increased.
Nitrogen (N) deposition mainly originates from the discharge of nitrogen oxides (N[O.sub.x]), nitrate nitrogen (N[O.sub.3.sup.-]-N), ammonia nitrogen (N[H.sub.3]), and ammonium nitrogen (N[H.sub.4.sup.+]-N) from both anthropogenic and natural sources.
The Court of Appeals has permanently enjoined a Nueva Ecija court from taking the deposition of convicted drug trafficker Mary Jane Veloso in Indonesia to get her side of the story.
Bennett issued a scathing order sanctioning a defense lawyer for conduct during several depositions in the case.
Focus largely will be confined to procedural matters such as hearing dates and the timing of document exchanges and depositions. The first hearings on UTA's challenges to CAA's lawsuit, filed April 2, are scheduled for Dec.
Figure 1-3 shows production of ZnO/glass thin film at 85 [degrees]C by CBD method for one, two and three times depositions, respectively.