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a system of collecting funds offered to companies by banksa metal box with a lock for storing valuables
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1. a strongbox.
2. a rented post-office box equipped with a lock.
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Noun1.lockbox - a fireproof metal strongbox (usually in a bank) for storing valuableslockbox - a fireproof metal strongbox (usually in a bank) for storing valuables
deedbox, strongbox - a strongly made box for holding money or valuables; can be locked
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