jewel case

Origin of jewel case

First recorded in 1855–60
Also called jew·el box·.
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British Dictionary definitions for jewel case

jewel case

jewel box

noun
  1. a box, usually ornamental, in which jewels are kept
  2. a plastic case for a compact disc
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