deposit box

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n deposit box a fireproof metal strongbox (usually in a bank) for storing valuables
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Usage

In literature:

The banks are sending circulars to all safe-deposit box holders, trying to get them to give up their gold.
"Face to Face with Kaiserism" by James W. Gerard
Get stuff that you can put in the green box in the safety deposit vault and not have to worry about.
"Dollars and Sense" by Col. Wm. C. Hunter
He deposited the basket in a metal, bullet-proof box on the front platform, and seating himself, seized the wheel.
"Jack Wright and His Electric Stage;" by "Noname"
The package was found by his executor sealed in a safety deposit box.
"The Pirate of Panama" by William MacLeod Raine
Our sailors deposited our boxes, and seemed to wish us good night with sorrow.
"Yr Ynys Unyg" by Julia de Winton
And so they go and come, carrying out the little boxes, until nearly a score are deposited upon the pavement of the courtyard.
"The Death Shot" by Mayne Reid
I'll get into any safe or safe deposit box.
"The Common Man" by Guy McCord (AKA Dallas McCord Reynolds)
I put the money in the box, intending to take it over to the bank before night, and deposit it the next day.
"The Yacht Club" by Oliver Optic
For instance, I will deposit a letter in a U. S. box and ten minutes afterward forget all about it.
"Two Wonderful Detectives" by Harlan Page Halsey
Upon the street corners stood boxes showing that funds deposited within would reach the homeless of the Pacific coast.
"Complete Story of the San Francisco Horror" by Richard Linthicum
I saluted it and deposited a small offering in the collection-box.
"An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet" by A. Henry Savage Landor
With the words, she snatched up the box, which Mrs. Flynn had deposited on the table, and poured out the balls.
"Making People Happy" by Thompson Buchanan
I accordingly put it into my box and deposited it in a safe corner of my loft.
"Forgotten Tales of Long Ago" by E. V. Lucas
She rented a safe deposit box and put them into it, subject only to her own use and purposes.
"The River Prophet" by Raymond S. Spears
These boxes are deposited in some convenient place within reach of the departing guests.
"Social Life" by Maud C. Cooke
I remember she told Graham the key was down in the safety-deposit box at the bank.
"Highacres" by Jane Abbott
Safe deposit boxes ... we'll talk about that tomorrow, eh?
"Gone Fishing" by James H. Schmitz
I went today to the Wiener Bank Verein with Mr. Grant-Smith who wished to arrange some safe deposit boxes for the Embassy.
"The Note-Book of an Attache" by Eric Fisher Wood
She had taken her gems from their prison in the safe-deposit box in the Trust Company cellar.
"The Cup of Fury" by Rupert Hughes
Until it is in the safety deposit box at the bank, I've not kept faith with Dad.
"The Merriweather Girls and the Mystery of the Queen's Fan" by Lizette M. Edholm
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In news:

Judge upholds government's claim to $80M in rare gold coins found in safe deposit box .
The English idiom "One man's loss is another man's gain" pretty much sums up Doyle New York's Jewelry and Safe Deposit Box Sale on August 16th.
Make sure your safe deposit box is safe.
Your free Online Safe Deposit Box from KeepYouSafe.
Fugitive's Safe- Deposit Box Found in London, US Says.
The Ins, Outs Of Bank Safe-Deposit Boxes.
Today, I want to talk to you about a relatively mundane subject — bank safe deposit boxes.
Judge upholds government's claim to $80M in rare gold coins found in safe deposit box.
Bank Of Ocean City Opens Students Safe Deposit Box.
Safe-deposit box: Good place to store gold, etc.
Safe deposit boxes are ideal places to keep original documents such as birth certificates, marriage licenses, and stock certificates, which can be difficult or time-consuming to replace.
00 AM on 11/26, issued at 2:39 AM Alma, GA Baxley, GA Blackshear, GA Bristol, GA. A safe deposit box is a locked compartment at a bank that can be rented month to month for a fee.
Fugitive's Safe-Deposit Box Found in London, US Says.
Safe-deposit box : Good place to store gold, etc.
The safe work specialization includes servicing mechanical and electronic safe locks as well as opening safes, vaults, time locks, safe deposit boxes and GSA containers.
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In science:

But what happens if we make blocks sticky so that they get glued to the boxes of adjacent columns, as shown at Figure 1 (right picture)? This model is known as bal listic deposition and, in general, the answer for it is unknown.
Lectures on integrable probability
For example, the plates that will be assembled into the box could be metalized by vapor deposition, and the gaps between the electrodes etched using photoresist-based techniques.
A weak equivalence principle test on a suborbital rocket
Figure 4. Plan of capacitance gauge electrodes. Dimensions are in cm. Interelectrode gaps are 0.25 cm. The long bars are drive electrodes and the large rectangle is the sense electrode. These electrodes are deposited on glass plates (ULE or Pyrex) that are later joined to form a box.
A weak equivalence principle test on a suborbital rocket
The high energy deposition that eventually leads to the plasma ejection comes about self-consistently when (by chance) the granular motions in the photosphere lead to a magnetic configuration with a high rate of Ohmic dissipation in a small region in the simulation box.
Ejection of cool plasma into the hot corona
Samples were collected by asking selected people coming out of the voting center to deposit an envelop with their voting option in a closed ballot box.
The 2004 Venezuelan Presidential Recall Referendum: Discrepancies Between Two Exit Polls and Official Results
Ballots from all the voters interviewed were deposited in the same box and results were reported to a supervisor every two hours.
The 2004 Venezuelan Presidential Recall Referendum: Discrepancies Between Two Exit Polls and Official Results
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