Definition of 'repository'
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It becomes a repository of all our cultures. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Gradually the house becomes a repository for the narrative of our lives. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is a unique repository of knowledge, experience and skill. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The male presenter is often seen as the repository of knowledge while the female is there to ask questions of contributors merely for information. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Her desire to pass on something of her own enthusiasm and formidable repository of knowledge, made her a powerful influence. Times, Sunday Times (2013)And regardless of theological and political controversy, Anglicanism is a repository of great historical legacies. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The landscape was a repository of collective memory and, place by place, a source of identity. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)And these books are more concerned with food as memory or as repository for our island story than food as, well, food. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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In Common Usage. repository is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'repository'
British English: repository NOUN
A repository is a place where something is kept safely.
...a central repository for shared information.
Definition of repository from the Collins English Dictionary
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