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strongroom

or strong room

[strawng-room, -roo m, strong-] /ˈstrɔŋˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈstrɒŋ-/
noun
1.
a fireproof, burglarproof room in which valuables are kept.
Origin of strongroom
1755-1765
First recorded in 1755-65; strong + room
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  • Mapfabvisheen had trodden softly from the strongroom and thought himself safe.

    Rastignac the Devil Philip Jos Farmer
British Dictionary definitions for strongroom

strongroom

/ˈstrɒŋˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
a specially designed room in which valuables are locked for safety
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