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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /de.poˈnɛn.te/
  • Hyphenation: de‧po‧nèn‧te

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin dēpōnentem, accusative of dēpōnēns, present active participle of dēpōnō (I resign, I give up), a translation of Ancient Greek ἀποθετικόν (apothetikón).

AdjectiveEdit

deponente (masculine and feminine plural deponenti)

  1. deponent

NounEdit

deponente m (plural deponenti)

  1. (rare) depositor
    Synonym: depositante
  2. (grammar) deponent

ParticipleEdit

deponente

  1. present participle of deporre

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from esponente, with the prefix changed to de-.

NounEdit

deponente m (plural deponenti)

  1. (typography) subscript
    Synonym: pedice
    Antonyms: esponente, indice

ReferencesEdit

  • deponente1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • deponente2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

LatinEdit

NounEdit

dēpōnente

  1. ablative singular of dēpōnēns