- a lockable metal box for storing documents
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He had emerged from his compartment and was crossing the hall, deed-box in hand.
When this man retired to a compartment with his deed-box, he never even opened it.
"I feel it as much as you do—perhaps more," Miss Yordas answered, forgetting altogether about the deed-box and her antiquary.Mary Anerley
R. D. Blackmore
Chinn has drawn up a new will for me, which I have signed, and it lies at this moment in my deed-box.The Mayor of Troy
Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
He pulled forward a deed-box and rested his leg on it, smiling grimly to himself.Sonia Married