jewel box

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jewel box

n.
A usually lined box or case for holding jewelry. Also called jewel case.

jew′el box`


n.
1. a small case for jewelry or other valuables.
2. a hinged plastic case for the storage of a compact disc.
[1825–35]
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jewel box

, jewel case

jewel box

jewel case n(cofanetto) portagioie m inv
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To examine and arrange these things gave Amy great satisfaction, especially the jewel cases, in which on velvet cushions reposed the ornaments which had adorned a belle forty years ago.
I wish I knew where all these pretty things would go when Aunt March dies," she said, as she slowly replaced the shining rosary and shut the jewel cases one by one.
I'll never forget how you lectured us all on causes and inferences and effects in the Bishopgate jewel case.
At the bottom of the circle, as if enclosed in a jewel case, sparkled for one instant two or three eruptive cones, like enormous dazzling gems.
As a result, most municipal recycling centers do not accept PVC products, meaning that millions of CD jewel cases either take up room indefinitely in landfills, where they won't biodegrade, or are incinerated.
It can be mailed or emailed quickly and easily, or stuffed in a stocking (standard CD jewel cases won't fit in most stockings).
For those consumers who can't say no to jewel cases, Roundhouse is introducing the first, clip-on jewel case.
The Media Living System is designed to efficiently utilize space, providing four times the DVD storage and three times the CD storage of conventional jewel cases.
The 1-24x write speed discs will now be available in "Cool" colors of black, purple, orange, red and blue with matching slim jewel cases.
The KidSoft line, presented by Good Housekeeping, features more than 50 kids' CD-ROM titles (CD MAC and CD WIN) in jewel cases at the suggested street price of under $15 each.
What's more, with a variety of colors and pack configurations, Snap N' Save offers seamless storage and organization options alongside CD jewel cases and DVD movie boxes in our customers' home media libraries.
We think that the consumers will replace all their jewel cases with Strong-Boxes," he said.