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.
a flatiron that is heated by inserting live coals or a piece of hot metal in its boxlike holder. Historical Examples Lorna Doone R. D. Blackmore Beeton’s Book of Needlework Isabella Beeton
the hard, fine-grained, compact wood of the box shrub or tree, used for wood-engravers’ blocks, musical instruments, etc. the tree or shrub itself. Historical Examples The Colonel of the Red Huzzars John Reed Scott The Invention of Lithography Alois Senefelder Honey-Sweet Edna Turpin Paper and Printing Recipes J. Sawtelle Ford Early American Scientific Instruments and […]