Synonyms for pillbox

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At this interesting crisis Dr. Pillbox (evidently a most attentive practitioner) arrived to pay a second visit.

Satisfied that no pillbox stood behind any of them, he pulled open the two drawers and tumbled their contents about.

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also pill-box, "box for holding pills," 1730, from pill (n.) + box (n.). As a small round concrete machine gun nest, it came into use in World War I. As a type of hat, attested from 1958.

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nounsmall hat
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