pouncet-box

noun
poun·​cet-box | \ ˈpau̇n(t)-sət-ˈbäks How to pronounce pouncet-box (audio) \

Definition of pouncet-box

archaic
: a box for carrying pomander

First Known Use of pouncet-box

1598, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pouncet-box

probably from Middle French *poncette small pounce bag

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Dictionary Entries near pouncet-box

pounce box

pounce paper

pouncer

pouncet-box

pounce tree

pouncy

pound

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