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safe-deposit

[seyf-di-poz-it] /ˈseɪf dɪˌpɒz ɪt/
adjective
1.
providing safekeeping for valuables:
a safe-deposit vault.
Origin of safe-deposit
1775-1785
1775-85, Americanism
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safe-deposit

noun
1.
  1. a place or building with facilities for the safe storage of money or valuables
  2. (as modifier): a safe-deposit box
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