from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To put away; store.
  • transitive v. To put back; replace.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To cause to rest or stay; to lay away; to lodge, as for safety or preservation; to place; to store.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To cause to rest or stay; to lay away; to lodge, as for safety or preservation; to place; to store.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To lay up; lodge, as for safety or preservation.
  • n. That which is laid up; a deposit.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. put (something) in a place for storage


Latin repōnere, reposit- : re-, re- + pōnere, to place; see apo- in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin repositus, past participle of reponere to put back; prefix re- re- + ponere to put. See position. (Wiktionary)


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  • They don't work properly try the following: synaptic - start the program reload - it will update the list of available stuff from selected repository server mark all upgrades - it'll check your installed stuff list against the above, mark automatically necessary upgrades apply - confirm go for upgrades apply - apply settings / changes to system make sure to download all the stuff, if any, in case you get error like - unable to download or connection stopped, etc just repeat the above procedure, to make it simple. if still none to do, it could be as well that your system is fully updated against stable distro repositories. in case you're still paranoid in a way, leave it for few days and try again. there were some posts within the forum about the repos, try running search reposit froze update cheers



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