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- n. Alternative form of poor box.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A receptacle in which money given for the poor is placed.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A box for receiving contributions of money for the poor, usually set at the entrance of a church.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. box for collecting alms, especially one in a church
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