a chrome-tanned calfskin with square markings produced by graining.
black calfskin leather, tanned with chromium salts, having a pattern of fine creases formed by boarding
a simple, boxlike camera, without bellows, sometimes allowing for adjustment of lens opening but usually not of shutter speed. noun a simple box-shaped camera having an elementary lens, shutter, and viewfinder
a canyon with steep side walls terminating headwards in a vertical cliff. noun (Western US) a canyon with vertical or almost vertical walls
Railroads. a completely enclosed freight car. boxcars, a pair of sixes on the first throw of the dice in the game of craps. Informal. extremely or disproportionately large: The business had boxcar profits during its first year. Contemporary Examples Get Ready to Barter Like it’s 1919 Noah Kristula-Green June 3, 2012 Daryl and Carol Reunite […]
noun (nautical) a ship’s chronometer, supported on gimbals in a wooden box