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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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This short, cancelled manuscript suggests that there was at least one printed response, in the Atlas or elsewhere, to Whitman's views on prizefighting.
Not unlike the photographs of Ben Bailey, these films of Dixon are supplements to prizefighting proper, and his evident racial difference is a sort of technological "novelty" captured on film.
His interest in prizefighting eventually led to his becoming a writer about the sport, and this focus tells how Masterson built his second career as a sports columnist and commentator on social issues.
The authors trace boxing in the state during the Wild West era, the beginnings of prizefighting, and into the Depression, times of economic growth and wars, and its golden ages, including the final one--1932-1940.
Chapters cover his involvement in the nascent sport of prizefighting, first as a professional gambler, then as a promoter, then as a referee; how his sharply written column in the "New York Morning Telegraph" became reprinted throughout the country; and even his friendship with President Theodore Roosevelt.
His longstanding interests ranged from prizefighting and the inaccuracy of lie detectors to the number of lions shipped to Rome to engage in Coliseum battles, according to Nieman classmate John Pekkanen, who called Rapoport "the kindest and most gregarious man I've ever known.
Over the years, he dabbled in marine transporting, trapping, logging, lumber milling, and even some prizefighting.
with certainty my prizefighting cohorts are decidedly dissatisfied by my
In his cage, where he is prizefighting against all takers, Wolverine /Hugh Jackman destroys one assailant after another, as the soundtrack accentuates the metallic sounds his reinforced body makes as he wields it against his (comparatively frail) human opponents.
Smith's apartment in Chicago sometime in January 1921 (just before he left for Paris with his first wife Hadley Richardson), shows him dressed in tights and posing as the first true American prizefighting champion, John L.
Sullivan pleaded guilty to the charge of prizefighting and was fined $1,000.
Lost In The Moment (right) impressed when getting up to beat Prizefighting at Meydan last month