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strongbox

noun strong·box \ˈstrŋ-ˌbäks\

: a box that is usually made of metal, that can be locked, and that is used to keep money or valuable things

Full Definition of STRONGBOX

:  a strongly made chest or case for money or valuables

Examples of STRONGBOX

  1. <keeps her jewelry in a strongbox>

First Known Use of STRONGBOX

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