Share this entry

Fort Knox Syllabification: Fort Knox
Pronunciation: /ˌfôrt ˈnäks/

Definition of Fort Knox in English:

A US military reservation in Kentucky, noted as the site of the depository, which was built in 1936, that holds the bulk of the nation’s gold bullion in its vaults.

Definition of Fort Knox in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources