a hollow wooden column, as for a porch, usually having a rectangular cross section.
Nautical. to boxhaul (often followed by off). Meteorology. to fly around the center of a storm in a boxlike pattern in order to gather meteorological data: to box a storm. box the compass, Nautical. to recite all of the points of the compass in a clockwise order. noun a receptacle or container made of wood, […]
a hollow cornice of boards and moldings nailed to rafters and lookouts.
a small cutting tool consisting of a retractable razor blade in a metal or plastic holder, designed for opening cardboard cartons. noun a knife-like tool with a short retractable blade noun Examples
a North American maple, Acer negundo, having light gray-brown bark, pinnate, coarsely toothed leaves, and dry, winged fruit, cultivated as a shade tree, and yielding a light, soft wood used in making furniture, woodenware, etc. Historical Examples The Apple Various The Apple Various The Hoosier Schoolmaster Edward Eggleston The Apple Various The Apple Various The […]