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watchcase

[woch-keys] /ˈwɒtʃˌkeɪs/
noun
1.
the case or outer covering for the works of a watch.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; watch + case2
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  • Proof of his admiration is the idea that he has had her photograph in his watchcase.
British Dictionary definitions for watchcase

watchcase

/ˈwɒtʃˌkeɪs/
noun
1.
a protective case for a watch, generally of metal such as gold, silver, brass, or gunmetal
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