a graphic representation of a distribution by a rectangle, the ends of which mark the maximum and minimum values, and in which the median and first and third quartiles are marked by lines parallel to the ends.
a storage room, especially one for trunks, suitcases, etc. Historical Examples The Story of Louie Oliver Onions Letters of Lt.-Col. George Brenton Laurie George Brenton Laurie The Quiver 3/1900 Anonymous The Chauffeur and the Chaperon C. N. Williamson A World of Girls L. T. Meade The Immortal Alphonse Daudet The Story of Louie Oliver Onions […]
a boxlike stage set consisting of flats that form the back wall, side walls, and often the ceiling, painted to represent the interior of a room.
a record of the play of a game, especially a baseball or basketball game, in which, on separate sides of the record, the players on each team are listed in a column by name and position, with additional rows of columns, each headed by the abbreviation of the type of information to be given for […]
a seat in a box at the theater, opera, etc. Historical Examples Jorrocks’ Jaunts and Jollities Robert Smith Surtees Buffalo Bill’s Spy Trailer Colonel Prentiss Ingraham Tomaso’s Fortune and Other Stories Henry Seton Merriman Felix Holt, The Radical George Eliot Kitty’s Conquest Charles King The Landloper Holman Day The Crooked Stick Rolf Boldrewood Riding and […]