money box

noun
1.
a cashbox.
2.
Chiefly British. a small, lidded receptacle for keeping, collecting, or saving coins, usually with a slot for their insertion.

Origin:
1575–85

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money box

noun
1. a container (usually with a slot in the top) for keeping money at home; "the coin bank was empty" [syn: savings bank
2. a strongbox for holding cash [syn: cashbox
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It had its origins in criminalistics to track people who stole money from the money box.
He eventually grabbed the money box and ran out of the school.
The machines were damaged in order to gain entry into the money box.
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