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box

(boks),
Container; receptacle.
[L.L. buxis, fr. G. puxis, box tree]
Informatics See Jukebox
Medspeak verb To place in a coffin after death
Microbiology See Glove box
Molecular biology noun A repeated oligonucleotide ‘motif’ seen in multiple sites along DNA, which functions as a signal for gene transcription or gene regulation
Meteorology A severe thunderstorm or tornado
Psychology See Skinner box

box(es)

a group of NUCLEOTIDES that form a sequence, usually a CONSENSUS SEQUENCE, with a known function. See for example PRIBNOW BOX, TATA BOX.
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However, fans worldwide are hoping the movie breaks 'Avatar's box office records of $2.788 which is made from Dec.
Beacon Arts Centre, Greenock December 7 to December 31 Box Office: 01475 723 723 www.beaconartscentre.co.uk Following on from last year's record-breaking panto Snow White, Beacon Arts Centre present yet another spectacular family pantomime, and this time it's the magical fairytale Sleeping Beauty.
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Box Office: 01792 475715 Monday October 9 | 7.30pm: Brangwyn Hall, Swansea | Phantom Of The Opera Organist of Gloucester Cathedral, Jonathan Hope, performs his own live improvisation to the 1925 Lon Chaney classic silent film Phantom of the Opera.
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Proving he's a king of comedy, Kevin Hart scored an urban-targeted success at the domestic box office with his latest standup concert doc.
The club has teamed up with the TicketQuarter box office in the city centre to enhance the existing ticketing service for supporters.
Official figures for box office takings for The Dark Knight Rises were withheld last weekend by Warner Brothers out of respect for victims of the Colorado massacre, a studio spokeswoman said.
The research compiled by the Society of London Theatre also showed box office receipts hit an all-time high in 2011 despite a slight fall in attendances.
THE British film industry enjoyed "mixed fortunes" last year with record box office receipts but a decline in cinema visits, according to new statistics.
CINEWORLD revealed its box office takings had recovered thanks to a strong run of 3-D films including the latest Pirates of the Caribbean caper.
CINEWORLD said its box office takings had recovered thanks to a strong run of 3D films.