jewel-case

jewel case

noun
a small box or chest, often lined in a soft fabric and fitted with compartments, designed to hold jewelry.
Also called jew·el box·.


Origin:
1855–60

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jewel case or jewel box
 
n
1.  a box, usually ornamental, in which jewels are kept
2.  a plastic case for a compact disc
 
jewel box or jewel box
 
n

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