casket

  1. box in which a corpse is buried or cremated
  2. small and often ornate box for holding jewels or other valuables

casket

[n] - small and often ornate box for holding jewels or other valuables 2. [v] - enclose in a casket
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Casket

Cas'ket noun [ Confer French casquet , dim. of casque belmet, from Spanish casco .] 1. A small chest or box, esp. of rich material or ornamental character, as for jewels, etc. « The little casket bring me hither. Shak. » 2. A kind of b...
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Casket

Cas'ket transitive verb To put into, or preserve in, a casket. [ Poetic] 'I have casketed my treasure.' Shak.
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casket

jewel casket noun small and often ornate box for holding jewels or other valuables
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Casket

• (n.) The body. • (n.) A book of selections. • (n.) The tomb. • (n.) A small chest or box, esp. of rich material or ornamental character, as for jewels, etc. • (n.) A gasket. See Gasket. • (v. t.) To put into, or preserve in, a casket. • (n.) Anything containing or intended to contain something highly esteemed &b...
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Casket

A casket, or jewelry box is a term for a container that is usually larger than a box, and smaller than a chest, and in the past were typically decorated. ==History== In recent times they are mostly receptacles for trinkets and jewels, but in earlier periods, when other types of container were rarer, and the amount of documents held by the typical ...
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