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a stack of cardboard boxes
Read the instructions before taking it out of its box.
Jim gave us some chocolates, and we ate the whole box.
a box of matches
Tick the boxes that apply to you.
the dialog/error box
a corporate entertainment box
Is there anything on the box tonight?
a box hedge
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a new word or phrase invented in the hope that it will become generally used
to put on clothes that make you look like someone else, for fun
a collection of debris, mostly consisting of plastic, which moves around in the sea …
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Definition of box from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.