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Coffer

Cof´fer
n.1.A casket, chest, or trunk; especially, one used for keeping money or other valuables.
2.Fig.: Treasure or funds; - usually in the plural.
Hold, here is half my coffer.
- Shak.
3.(Arch.) A panel deeply recessed in the ceiling of a vault, dome, or portico; a caisson.
4.(Fort.) A trench dug in the bottom of a dry moat, and extending across it, to enable the besieged to defend it by a raking fire.
5.The chamber of a canal lock; also, a caisson or a cofferdam.
Coffer dam
(Engin.) See Cofferdam, in the Vocabulary.
Coffer fish
(Zool.) See Cowfish.
v. t.1.To put into a coffer.
2.(Mining.) To secure from leaking, as a shaft, by ramming clay behind the masonry or timbering.
3.To form with or in a coffer or coffers; to furnish with a coffer or coffers.
Noun1.coffer - an ornamental sunken panel in a ceiling or dome
Synonyms: caisson, lacuna
2.coffer - a chest especially for storing valuables
Fort Knox, bank, bundle away, bursary, cache, cash register, cashbox, chest, coin box, deposit, depository, exchequer, file, fisc, gold depository, hutch, lay away, lay down, lay in, lay in store, locker, lodge, money chest, pack away, penny bank, piggy bank, pork barrel, public crib, public till, public treasury, public trough, put away, reposit, repository, reservoir, safe, safe-deposit box, salt away, salt down, stash, store, store away, storehouse, stow, stow away, stow down, strong room, strongbox, subtreasury, till, treasure-house, treasury, vault, warehouse
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