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English definition of “box”

box

noun     /bɒks/
CONTAINER [C] A1 a square or rectangular container : a cardboard box a box of chocolates / matches General and miscellaneous containers
SQUARE SPACE [C] A2 a small square on a page that gives you information or where you write information : Write 'Y' in the box if you would like more details .Space - general wordsAreas of land in general
SMALL PLACE [C] a small area of a theatre , court , etc that is separate from where other people are sitting Theatres, cinemas and their partsSpace - general wordsAreas of land in general
the box informal the television : What's on the box tonight ? → See also phone box, post box, witness boxTelevision
(Definition of box noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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