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box·ing

(boks'ing),
In dentistry, the building up of vertical walls, usually in wax, around a dental impression after beading, to produce the desired size and form of the dental cast, and to preserve certain landmarks of the impression.

boxing

the forming of vertical walls, most commonly made of wax, to produce the desired shape and size of the base of a dental plaster cast.

boxing

Sports medicine A contact sport in which 2 latter-day gladiators pummel each other with gloved fists until one falls to his knees or floor and the match is formally ended

box·ing

(boks'ing)
In dentistry, the building up of vertical walls, usually in wax, around a dental impression after beading, to produce the desired size and form of the dental cast, and to preserve certain landmarks of the impression.

boxing

in this popular sport each opponent attempts to score points by hitting the other on targeted areas of the body, including the head. Many of the public (and the British Medical Association) would like to see the sport banned due to the potentially serious brain damage (and occasional deaths) inflicted by intent rather than by accident. See also head injury.

box·ing

(boks'ing)
In dentistry, building up vertical walls, usually with wax, around a dental impression after beading, to produce desired size and form of the dental cast and preserve certain landmarks of the impression.

boxing,

n the building up of vertical walls, usually in wax, around an impression to produce the desired size and form of the base of the cast.
boxing strip,
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But that fluctuating distance creates fertile ground for other kinds of investment to come into play, especially for viewers of fight films, since, for example, live prizefight spectatorship hinges powerfully on financial investment, i.
On the other hand, US President George Bush and his Democratic challenger John Kerry will stare each other right in the eye on Thursday in their first presidential face-to-face debate, a high-stakes political prizefight that could decide their vicious battle for the White House.
His involvement began when he became concerned about prizefight films.
A prizefight, for example, relies upon the apparent spontaneity of a contest for physical and strategic domination between two men, a reenactment of an instinctive, primal struggle for survival.
Charlie mistakes a modern dance number in the nightclub to be a fight, then turns a prizefight into a dance when he tries to win the money for the girl's eye operation.
Far from embracing differences, as the Feminist Expo crowd, some of these folks were as belligerent as you get outside of a prizefight.
Experience - Seems to have been around since the bare-knuckle prizefight days, but looked down and out after his Labour handlers lost the 1992 Election.
They were also surrounded by a strUcture resembling a prizefight ring, which could be raised and lowered to provide a different perspective on the action shared by Barker, Derieux, arrd Stanton.
The structure consisted of several auditoriums of various sizes--including a prizefight arena and a hall capable of accommodating six or seven thousand people.
If Oscar wins, he'll be targeted for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather in September, and Boxing Insider is already ramping up its coverage for the biggest prizefight of the year.
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Cheltenham 2008 was probably the most hyped Gold Cup of modern times, billed as a prizefight, in one corner, the reigning champ Kauto Star, the Porsche of National Hunt and in the other, the indefatigable Ditcheat panzer, Denman.