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box

an enclosure within a courtroom, e.g. witness box, where the witness sits, or the press box, where the press sit, or the jury box, where the jury sits.
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One employee was reputed to have regularly earned the large sum of pounds 3 10s a week by painting 3360 snuff-boxes.
Silver betrothal rings called `fede' were made-up of a clasped-hand emblem, although other betrothal gifts included snuff-boxes or heart shaped brooches.
The firm made buttons, brass fittings, snuff-boxes and all manner of metal toys, but Alcock had other fingers in steel production and machine tools.