box

Casual term for a DNA sequence that is a characteristic feature of regions that bind regulatory proteins eg. homeobox, TATA box and CAAT box.

box

the female section of a connection. See tool joint.

Box

As in pin and box, the box is the female coupling end of a drillpipe.

Box

Box is slang for the anus.
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Box

An area on the sideline used to hold players who have been served with penalties, and through which substitutions "on the fly" are permitted directly from the sideline onto the field.
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Box

[company] Box Inc. (formerly Box.net) is an online file sharing and personal cloud content management service for businesses. The company adopted a freemium business model, and provides up to 10 GB of free storage for personal accounts. A mobile version of the service is available for Android, BlackBerry, iOS, WebOS, and Windows Phone devic...
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Box

Has two primary meanings. It can refer to an options strategy or an operations term. For the later, it is the safe, cabinet, or other physical depository for securities which is located in the back office. When box refers to an to an options strategy it is the placement of both a bull and a bear spread. One spread is comprised of puts and the other...
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box

[n] - a rectangular drawing 2. [n] - the quantity contained in a box 3. [n] - evergreen shrubs or small trees 4. [n] - any one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned 5. [n] - the driver`s seat on a coach 6. [n] - private area in a theater or grandstand where a sma...
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Box

archaic or obsolete terms > Herbs & Plants: A tree or shrub, flourishing in different parts of the world. The common box (Buxus sempervirens) has two varieties, one of which, the dwarf box (B.suffruticosa), is much used for borders in gardens. The wood of the tree varieties, being very hard and smooth, is extensively used in the arts, as by turners...
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Box

A surface made up of rectangles; a rectangular parallelpided.
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Box

A section of text marked off by rules on all four sides or white space and presented separately from the main text and illustrations. Longer boxed sections in magazines are sometimes referred to as sidebars.
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Box

Box (bŏks) noun [ As. box , Latin buxus , from Greek .... See Box a case.] (Botany) A tree or shrub, flourishing in different parts of the world. The common box ( Buxus sempervirens ) has two varieties, one of which, the dwarf box ( B. suffruticosa ), is ...
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Box

Box noun ; plural Boxes [ As. box a small case or vessel with a cover; akin to Old High German buhsa box, German büchse ; from Latin buxus boxwood, anything made of boxwood. See Pyx , and confer Box a tree, Bushel .] 1. A rece...
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Box

Box transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Boxed ; present participle & verbal noun Boxing .] 1. To inclose in a box. 2. To furnish with boxes, as a wheel. 3. (Architecture) To inclose with boardin...
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Box

Box noun [ Confer Dan. baske to slap, bask slap, blow. Confer Pash .] A blow on the head or ear with the hand. « A good-humored box on the ear. W. Irving. »
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Box

Box intransitive verb To fight with the fist; to combat with, or as with, the hand or fist; to spar.
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Box

Box transitive verb To strike with the hand or fist, especially to strike on the ear, or on the side of the head.
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Box

Box transitive verb [ Confer Sp. boxar , now spelt bojar .] To boxhaul. To box off (Nautical) , to turn the head of a vessel either way by bracing the headyards aback. -- To box the compass (Nautical) , to name the thirty-two points of the com...
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box

<molecular biology> Casual term for a DNA sequence that is a characteristic feature of regions that bind regulatory proteins for example homeobox, TATA box and CAAT box. ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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box

noun a blow with the hand (usually on the ear); `I gave him a good box on the ear`
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box

noun a (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid; `he rummaged through a box of spare parts`
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box

boxwood noun evergreen shrubs or small trees
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box

boxful noun the quantity contained in a box; `he gave her a box of chocolates`
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box

noun a rectangular drawing; `the flowchart contained many boxes`
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box

verb hit with the fist; `I`ll box your ears!`
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