Noun(1) a facility where things can be deposited for storage or safekeeping(2) a person to whom a secret is entrusted(3) a burial vault (usually for some famous person
(1) More than just a repository for books, the Adam Library served as a store for Charles's collections of smaller antiquities, curiosities, natural history, geology and ethnography.(2) Subsequently, the building was occupied by Communist authorities, used as a repository by Prague Museum and taken over by Marxist-Leninists.(3) his mind was a rich repository of the past(4) Bronze Head is a photographic repository of sensuality, and its symmetric composition, its square format, its perfect body, and its tantalizing play of tone invoke the desire and longing of artist and viewer alike.(5) a deep repository for nuclear waste(6) Over the years, the Craig's bought 180 Hibel paintings and would later help found the Hibel Museum in Florida in 1977, a permanent repository for her art.(7) I often say to students, the skip behind an art college is the repository of the ugliest objects on earth.(8) How this orientation necessarily conflicts with the basic mandate of the museum to be a repository for its permanent collections is the realization that haunts these writings.(9) Through the fate of the one truly literate character in the novel, Thady's son Jason, the novel implies that writing offers no safe repository of title.(10) Instead, we should see architectural residue from the past as a repository of vast physical, human, and cultural energy.(11) We believe that the gallery's main function should be as a repository of British art.(12) Work is about to begin on one of the most important sections in the library - a new repository for rare books and manuscripts.(13) It is the repository of ├ö├ç├┐reasons├ö├ç├û of which Owen speaks in the above quoted passage.(14) Benjamin wanted to draw attention to the vast repository of ├ö├ç├┐involuntary memory├ö├ç├û hidden in the unconscious, rarely accessible and often traumatic in nature.(15) This exhibition features 22 major works acquired by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art directly from the artist in 1999, making the museum the largest repository of his works.(16) The electorate's hope that his Cabinet would prove a genuine repository of positive change was the one slim reed on which the Party's recent political legitimacy had rested.
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