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    Can all these words be used for a lockable place where you can put your valuables in? For example in a bank or a hotel or your own apartment.
    safe
    strongroom
    vault
    locker
    lock box
    private box

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    Re: safe

    Quote Originally Posted by AirbusA321 View Post
    Can all these words be used for a lockable place where you can put your valuables in? For example, in a bank or a hotel or your own apartment.
    safe
    strongroom
    vault
    locker
    lock box
    private box
    In American English, a
    safe or a lockbox may be found in someone's house. You could find a vault (a securely locked, nearly impenetrable room) in the home of a very rich person or perhaps a criminal, or in a bank or a secure storage facility.
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    Re: safe

    Banks also have 'safe/safety deposit boxes'.

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