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kahon [ka.hun.] : box (n.); package (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: cajn: crate ]

Derivatives of kahon

n. (artifact)1. boxa (usually rectangular) container; may have a lid.; "he rummaged through a box of spare parts"
~ ballot boxa box where voters deposit their ballots.
~ bandboxa light cylindrical box for holding light articles of attire (especially hats).
~ basea flat bottom on which something is intended to sit.; "a tub should sit on its own base"
~ cartona box made of cardboard; opens by flaps on top.
~ jewel casket, casketsmall and often ornate box for holding jewels or other valuables.
~ cereal boxa paper box in which breakfast cereals are sold.
~ chestbox with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy.
~ cigar boxa box for holding cigars.
~ casket, coffinbox in which a corpse is buried or cremated.
~ containerany object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another).
~ cratea rugged box (usually made of wood); used for shipping.
~ flata shallow box in which seedlings are started.
~ hodan open box attached to a long pole handle; bricks or mortar are carried on the shoulder.
~ lida movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening at the top of a box, chest, jar, pan, etc..; "he raised the piano lid"
~ mailbox, letter boxa private box for delivery of mail.
~ matchboxa box for holding matches.
~ paintboxa box containing a collection of cubes or tubes of artists' paint.
~ pencil box, pencil casea box for holding pencils.
~ play-box, playboxa box for a child's toys and personal things (especially at a boarding school).
~ alms box, mite box, poor boxbox for collecting alms, especially one in a church.
~ pyxisa small box used by ancient Greeks to hold medicines.
~ shadow boxa shallow rectangular box with a transparent front used to protect and display small items (jewelry, coins, etc.).
~ shoeboxan oblong rectangular (usually cardboard) box designed to hold a pair of shoes.
~ snuffboxa small ornamental box for carrying snuff in your pocket.
~ deedbox, strongboxa strongly made box for holding money or valuables; can be locked.
~ tinderboxa box for holding tinder.
~ tuck boxa box for storing eatables (especially at boarding school).
~ window boxa long narrow box for growing plants on a windowsill.
n. (artifact)2. box, logeprivate area in a theater or grandstand where a small group can watch the performance.; "the royal box was empty"
~ balconyan upper floor projecting from the rear over the main floor in an auditorium.
~ box seata special seat in a theater or grandstand box.
~ compartmenta partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area.
~ skyboxan elevated box for viewing events at a sports stadium.
n. (quantity)3. box, boxfulthe quantity contained in a box.; "he gave her a box of chocolates"
~ containerfulthe quantity that a container will hold.
n. (state)4. box, cornera predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible.; "his lying got him into a tight corner"
~ plight, predicament, quandarya situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one.; "finds himself in a most awkward predicament"; "the woeful plight of homeless people"
n. (shape)5. boxa rectangular drawing.; "the flowchart contained many boxes"
~ rectanglea parallelogram with four right angles.
n. (plant)6. box, boxwoodevergreen shrubs or small trees.
~ buxus, genus buxustype genus of the Buxaceae.
~ buxus sempervirens, common box, european boxlarge slow-growing evergreen shrub or small tree with multiple stems; extensively used for hedges or borders and topiary figures.
~ boxwood, turkish boxwoodvery hard tough close-grained light yellow wood of the box (particularly the common box); used in delicate woodwork: musical instruments and inlays and engraving blocks.
~ bush, shruba low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems.
n. (artifact)7. boxany one of several designated areas on a ball field where the batter or catcher or coaches are positioned.; "the umpire warned the batter to stay in the batter's box"
~ areaa part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function.; "the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
~ ball field, baseball field, diamondthe baseball playing field.
~ batter's boxan area on a baseball diamond (on either side of home plate) marked by lines within which the batter must stand when at bat.
n. (artifact)8. box, box seatthe driver's seat on a coach.; "an armed guard sat in the box with the driver"
~ coach-and-four, four-in-hand, coacha carriage pulled by four horses with one driver.
~ seatfurniture that is designed for sitting on.; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
n. (artifact)9. boxseparate partitioned area in a public place for a few people.; "the sentry stayed in his box to avoid the cold"
~ compartmenta partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area.
~ jury boxan enclosure within a courtroom for the jury.
~ press boxbox reserved for reporters (as at a sports event).
~ witness box, witness standa box enclosure for a witness when testifying.
n. (act)10. boxa blow with the hand (usually on the ear).; "I gave him a good box on the ear"
~ blowa powerful stroke with the fist or a weapon.; "a blow on the head"
v. (contact)11. box, packageput into a box.; "box the gift, please"
~ encase, incase, caseenclose in, or as if in, a case.; "my feet were encased in mud"
v. (contact)12. boxhit with the fist.; "I'll box your ears!"
~ hitdeal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument.; "He hit her hard in the face"
v. (contact)13. boxengage in a boxing match.
~ athletics, sportan active diversion requiring physical exertion and competition.
~ fight, struggle, contendbe engaged in a fight; carry on a fight.; "the tribesmen fought each other"; "Siblings are always fighting"; "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
~ sparbox lightly.
~ prizefightbox for a prize or money.
~ shadowboxgo through boxing motions without an opponent.
n. (group)1. bundle, package, packet, parcela collection of things wrapped or boxed together.
~ aggregation, collection, accumulation, assemblageseveral things grouped together or considered as a whole.
~ wispa small bundle of straw or hay.
n. (artifact)2. package, parcela wrapped container.
~ sheaf, bundlea package of several things tied together for carrying or storing.
~ containerany object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another).
~ packa convenient package or parcel (as of cigarettes or film).
~ packeta small package or bundle.
n. (communication)3. computer software, package, software, software package, software program, software system(computer science) written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system and that are stored in read/write memory.; "the market for software is expected to expand"
~ computer science, computingthe branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures.
~ computer code, code(computer science) the symbolic arrangement of data or instructions in a computer program or the set of such instructions.
~ alpha softwarea first release of a software product that is usually tested only by the developers.
~ authoring languagesoftware that can be used to develop interactive computer programs without the technically demanding task of computer programming.
~ beta softwaresoftware that has not yet been released but has received an alpha test and still has more bugs than a regular release.; "beta software is usually available only to particular users who will test it"
~ compatible softwaresoftware that can run on different computers without modification.
~ compatible softwareapplication software programs that share common conventions so they can be utilized together.
~ computer-aided design, cadsoftware used in art and architecture and engineering and manufacturing to assist in precision drawing.
~ freewaresoftware that is provided without charge.
~ groupwaresoftware that can be used by a group of people who are working on the same information but may be distributed in space.
~ operating system, os(computer science) software that controls the execution of computer programs and may provide various services.
~ computer program, computer programme, programme, program(computer science) a sequence of instructions that a computer can interpret and execute.; "the program required several hundred lines of code"
~ subprogram, subroutine, procedure, routine, functiona set sequence of steps, part of larger computer program.
~ sharewaresoftware that is available free of charge; may be distributed for evaluation with a fee requested for additional features or a manual etc..
~ shrink-wrapped softwaresoftware on CD-ROMs that are boxed and shrink-wrapped and sold in stores (implying a widely supported standard platform).
~ spywarecomputer software that obtains information from a user's computer without the user's knowledge or consent.
~ supervisory softwarespecialized programs that reside permanently in the computer's main memory and control the processing of user's programs.
~ software documentation, documentationprogram listings or technical manuals describing the operation and use of programs.
~ database management system, dbmsa software system that facilitates the creation and maintenance and use of an electronic database.
~ upgradesoftware that provides better performance than an earlier version did.