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rose box

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noun
  1. a perforated metal box used as a strainer; strum.
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Origin of rose box

First recorded in 1860–65
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Examples from the Web for rose box

Historical Examples

  • The rose-box here illustrated has a little cross-stitch pattern worked on every side, and on the lid.

    Needlework Economies

    Various