an enclosed area for a boxing match, usually marked off in the form of a square by posts and ropes, and having a padded floor.
a container, case, or receptacle, usually rectangular, of wood, metal, cardboard, etc., and often with a lid or removable cover. the quantity contained in a box: She bought a box of candy as a gift. Chiefly British. a gift or present: a Christmas box. post-office box. a compartment or section in a public place, shut […]
noun a small room or large cupboard in which boxes, cases, etc, may be stored Historical Examples Oswald Bastable and Others Edith Nesbit Oswald Bastable and Others Edith Nesbit
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