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strong room

or strong·room  (strông′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′)
A strongly built fireproof room designed for the safekeeping of money or valuables.


(ˈstrɒŋˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
(Building) a specially designed room in which valuables are locked for safety


(ˈstrɔŋˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈstrɒŋ-)

a fireproof, burglarproof room in which valuables are kept.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.strongroom - a burglarproof and fireproof room in which valuables are kept
storage room, storeroom, stowage - a room in which things are stored
bank vault, vault - a strongroom or compartment (often made of steel) for safekeeping of valuables
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
غُرْفَةٌ مَنيعَه
pancéřová komora
pancierová komora
kasa dairesi


[ˈstrɒŋrʊm] Ncámara f acorazada


[ˈstrɒŋruːm] nchambre f fortestrong-willed [ˌstrɒŋˈwɪld] adjd'une grande force de volonté


[ˈstrɒŋˌrʊm] ncamera blindata


(stroŋ) adjective
1. firm, sound, or powerful, and therefore not easily broken, destroyed, attacked, defeated, resisted, or affected by weariness, illness etc. strong furniture; a strong castle; a strong wind; She's a strong swimmer; He has a very strong will/personality; He has never been very strong (= healthy); He is not strong enough to lift that heavy table.
2. very noticeable; very intense. a strong colour; a strong smell.
3. containing a large amount of the flavouring ingredient. strong tea.
4. (of a group, force etc) numbering a particular amount. An army 20,000 strong was advancing towards the town.
ˈstrongly adverb
strength (streŋθ) noun
1. the quality of being strong. He got his strength back slowly after his illness; I hadn't the strength to resist him.
2. the number of people etc in a force, organization etc, considered as an indication of its power or effectiveness. The force is below strength.
strengthen (ˈstreŋθən) verb
to make or become strong or stronger. He did exercises to strengthen his muscles; The wind strengthened.
ˈstrongbox noun
a safe or box for valuables.
strong drink
alcoholic liquors.
ˈstronghold noun
a fort, fortress or castle etc.
strong language
swearing or abuse.
ˌstrong-ˈminded adjective
having determination.
strong point
a quality, skill etc in which a person excels. Arithmetic isn't one of my strong points.
strongroom noun
a room specially constructed for keeping valuable articles, with thick walls and a heavy steel door etc.
on the strength of
relying on. On the strength of this offer of money, we plan to start building soon.
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This demand came after several opposition parties complained of attempts to replace EVMs from strongrooms after the end of polling in some constituencies in Uttar Pradesh.
The Congress said that the ECI should take immediate and effective steps to address the complaints of movement of EVMs from strongrooms from various parts of the country.
"Foolproof arrangements were made at all the strongrooms, with three-layer security," he said.
So, we have requested the Commission to deploy the central forces in Electronic Voting Machine strongrooms till the end of counting to allow free and fair counting," Goyal said.
Find out how we care for Warwickshire's precious documents and go behind the scenes to visit our strongrooms.
The temptation to raid banks has not only affected gangsters who dig tunnels to get to the strongrooms where money is kept.
Visitors can listen to the stories of the constellations, experience art under canvas in the stargazing tents and book on a torchlight tour to see the Teesside skyline as you've never seen it before, explore the Grade II listed Empire or view the strongrooms, deeds and photographs held at Teesside Archives.
Chesterfield High School, Chesterfield Road - Sat 10 Sep Heritage Open Days A private view and tour of the LJMU Special Collections & Archives, including access to material never exhibited before and a behind-the-scenes tour of the archive strongrooms. Liverpool John Moores University, 98 Mount Pleasant, 0151 231 2121 - Sat 10 Sep Understanding your Dreams with Dennis Richards Dreams are one way for our consciousness to guide us on our path in life.
And people can learn how to use the record office, tour the strongrooms and view original records in a Behind The Scenes session on Monday January 27.
On Saturday, the Northumberland Archive strongrooms at the Ashington museum will be open for special tours.
He was ordered by the officer in charge to "go upstairs into the strongrooms and open all the safes", and "within half an hour had opened all 12".