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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

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.

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.
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The match has gone down in history as one of the best ever fought and marked the last of the old bare-knuckle prize fights. In 1866 the Marquis of Queensbury rules codified the sport.
Under Section 83 of the Canadian Criminal Code, all prize fights in Canada which are not sanctioned by a recognized athletic body are illegal.
"No sitting president has ever attended a prize fight. You would be the first.
He added: "I started drinking with a gusto that a professional boxer might train for a prize fight. There was a hell of a lot of fun - until it wasn't.
Extracts in the book from the Huddersfield Chronicle include the following: 1868 report on a prize fight that took place near Dunford Bridge in February which resulted in 20 constables being pelted with stones.
Pacquiao, a native of the Philippines, lost on a unanimous decision to the undefeated Mayweather, an American, in a heavily-hyped welterweight showdown in Las Vegas on Saturday that was expected to be the top-grossing prize fight of all time.
The prize fight for which the boxing world waited five years did not live up to its hyped Fight of the Century.
1960: Cassius Clay, who would later be known as Muhammed Ali, won his first prize fight as a professional boxer
"That was a prize fight, man," second-year South Eugene coach Chris Miller said.
Roeves, who was raised in Scotland said: "It'll be a prize fight."
1741: George Stevenson became the first fighter to lose his life as a direct result of a prize fight. He died after a bout with Jack Broughton at Taylor's Booth, Tottenham Court Road, London.
In the prize fight, giving out the voting figures could be dangerous, but that's how they win the prizes.