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dispatch box

  1. a case or box used to hold valuables or documents, esp official state documents
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Historical Examples of dispatch box

  • When he was sufficiently well to be shown his dispatch-box he grew frantic.

    The Golden Face

    William Le Queux

  • But would not this also make her cognizant of the taking of the dispatch-box?


    Bret Harte

  • He wrote a lot of letters this morning and put them in his dispatch-box.

  • Harry modestly told the story, and produced the dispatch-box.

  • A glance revealed the dispatch-box, heavy, squat and phlegmatic, like its owner.