bank vault

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: vault - a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuablesbank vault - a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables
bank building, bank - a building in which the business of banking transacted; "the bank is on the corner of Nassau and Witherspoon"
strongroom - a burglarproof and fireproof room in which valuables are kept
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They were then locked in a bank vault, but a court yesterday ruled they should go to the children.
In a mood of reproachful retrospection, India turned the clock back nearly half a century last week with an emotional ceremony at a sacred Ganges site to scatter some of Mohandas Gandhi's ashes, long left forgotten in a provincial bank vault.
The system's data is backed up daily with two copies: one copy is stored at an off-site bank vault to ensure no loss of data and maximum security.
Lawyers were baffled and left the cash piled up in a bank vault while they launched a worldwide search for a person to deliver the good and bad news to.
Well, with a little assistance; Larry spends a lost half-dozen-odd years blitzed on painkillers in a bedroom protected by numerous bodyguards and an armored bank vault door.
UniShield's granular access control is analogous to having a bank vault with hundreds of safety deposit boxes inside the vault," says Vincent Hsieh, President.
In each robbery, prosecutors charged in opening arguments Wednesday, the robbers violently took a female bank officer and her family hostage, threatened their lives, then forced the bank worker to open the bank vault in the morning.
TWO people were rescued after being locked in a bank vault for several hours in Wood Street, Cardiff, in the early hours of Saturday.
Joe Meadows and Anna Williams, from Wallasey, were invited to a secret bank vault in London, believing they would be picking up a recording of a never-before-heard cover.
He's a brash, blundering aristocrat cum art dealer on the trail of a stolen painting believed to contain the code to a bank vault filled with looted Nazi gold.
FOOTBALL legend George Best's first football boots have been returned to Northern Ireland after being held in a London bank vault for more than a decade.
IF music is the food of love then a new venture, the first of its kind in Newcastle, promises to unlock passions in the unusual setting of a former bank vault.