Definition of Boxlike
What does Boxlike mean?
- resembling a box in rectangularity
- Similar to a box
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The Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts (2006)
by Gordon Campbell
Their characteristic boxlike form was scooped at the front to ease access, and their ends were often over-scrolled in imitation of antique couches. This prowlike form earned them the name lit-en-bateau (e.g. c. 1825; Azay-le-Ferron, Château).
by DK Publishing
Boxlike cell walls have formed around the mature cells. GENES The features of living things are controlled by their genes. The genes inside an organism's cells contain the instructions to make proteins, which build that cell and control the way ...
Lexicon of Geologic Names of the United States (1938)
(including Alaska) ...
Is hard, massive, bluish, breaks into boxlike blocks, and Is 2% ...
Online Encyclopedia (2011)
by DK Publishing
Boxlike cell walls have formed around the mature cells. The features of living things are controlled by their genes. The genes inside an organism's cells contain the instructions to make proteins, which build that cell and control the way it works.
Encyclopedia of Monasticism (2000)
by William M. Johnston
The excavated vibara at Guntupalle, Kondivte, as well as others at Pitalkhora are more complex than the early boxlike structures and exemplify the developmental nature of monasteries in southern Asia. Although carved in stone the caves are ...
Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life (2008)
by Kitty Blount, Maggie Crowley
Stable ankle for walking on rough ground THE TYRANT'S SKULL A short, deep snout helped give Tyrannosaurus's great skull a boxlike shape when seen from the side. Big holes between the bones helped to reduce its weight. The immensely ...
Encyclopedia of Jewish Food (2010)
by Gil Marks
After the advent of the bell pepper, people throughout eastern Europe and the Middle East discovered its boxlike structure made them ideal for stuffing. Cooks eventually began stuffing them with ground meat, grains, and other mixtures and ...
Rodale's Ultimate Encyclopedia of Organic Gardening (2009)
The Indispensable Green Resource for Every Gardener by Fern Marshall Bradley, Barbara W. Ellis, Ellen Phillips
Cold frames are rectangular, boxlike structures, usually made from boards, plywood, or concrete blocks, and covered with glass tops that are often made from old windows. Instead of glass win— dows, you can substitute fiberglass, Plexiglas, ...
Encyclopaedia of Literature in English (2001)
by M K Bhatnagar
boxlike, spiralling, to be swallowed all together — in favour of a more linear narrative," while "the novel gets tangled up in its own excess of stimuli, metaphors and sets of symbols, losing, above all, its sense of the link with history — hitherto ...
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Scrabble value of B3O1X8L1I1K5E1
The value of this 7-letter word is 20 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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