from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A place for hiding or preserving articles of value.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A concealed repository; a place for hiding or preserving valuables, as goods, money, relics, etc.


From Medieval Latin abditorium, from abdō ("to hide"). (Wiktionary)


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