skippet

skippet

[skip-it]
noun
a small, round box for protecting an official or personal seal, as on a document.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English skipet. See skip3, -et

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skippet (ˈskɪpɪt)
 
n
a small round box for preserving a document or seal
 
[C14: perhaps from skeppeskep]

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