Meaning of “box spring” in the English Dictionary

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"box spring" in British English

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box springnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɒks ˌsprɪŋ/ us /ˈbɑːks ˌsprɪŋ/

Examples from literature

  • There is only one objection to the box spring: when the bedbug once effects an entrance therein, the days of that spring are numbered, for there is no evicting him. 

(Definition of “box spring” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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