a heavy rectangular stretcher connecting successive legs of a table, chair, etc.
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, […]
matrimony vine. noun another name for matrimony vine
the top of a box; the upper portion of a boxed product, which may contain the expiration date, product identification, proof of purchase, or special voucher. Historical Examples The Curlytops and Their Pets Howard R. Garis The Silent Readers William D. Lewis Carpentry and Woodwork Edwin W. Foster Ontario Teachers’ Manuals: Household Science in Rural […]
any of several chiefly terrestrial turtles of the genus Terrapene, of North America, having a hinged plastron that can be tightly shut to enclose and protect the body.