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English definition of “box”

box

noun [C] (CONTAINER)   /bɑks/
a container with stiff sides , shaped like a rectangle , or the contents of such a container : a cardboard / cereal box a box of chocolates (= the container and its contents ) A box is also a small space on a form marked by lines in the shape of a square : If you want to receive electronic updates , put a check in the box. A box is sometimes a small enclosed place : the jury box
(Definition of box noun (CONTAINER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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