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DEPOSIT Definition & Legal Meaning

Definition & Citations:

A naked bailment of goods to be kept for the depositor without reward,and to be returned when he shall require it .Tones, Bailm. 30, 117; National Bank v.Washington County Bank, 5 Hun (N. Y.) 007; Payne v. Gardiner, 29 N. Y. 1G7; Montgomeryv. Evans, 8 Ga. 180; Rozelle v. Ithodes, 11G Pa. 129, 9 Atl. 100, 2 Am. St. Rep.591; In re Patterson, 18 Hun (N. Y.) 2


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