Definition of strongroom in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈstrôNGˌro͞om/
Pronunciation: /ˈstrôNGˌro͝om/


A room, typically one in a bank, designed to protect valuable items against fire and theft.
Example sentences
  • All the robbers then gained access and staff were locked in the records room after the strongroom was unlocked.
  • Haig's bank manager had been warned by telephone to expect a party with valuable goods to be deposited in his strongroom.
  • Aethris is ready in the engineerium, Verdana's out on deck, acting as lookout, and Rakael's in the strongrooms, counting out treasure again.

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Syllabification: strong·room

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