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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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4 Come to work with hefty ghetto blaster. Place on table.
walk into the winner's enclosure with a ghetto blaster blaring out the music, but my bottle went!"
Just as Dennis was about to hug Sheree he walked around her to first shut off the blaring ghetto blaster in the corner.
8) LL COOL J'S GHETTO BLASTER LONG before Beats and iPods, music fans were trying to play their tunes as loudly as possible.
And as house music began to emerge on dancefloors, there was also an appearance at the venue by singer Darryl Pandy who flew in from Chicago and arrived with a huge ghetto blaster to play the backing track for his performance.
Enjoy a driving beat with a ghetto blaster taped to the dash
Anyway, it appears Mowdiwarp likes the sun, if not the folk it attracts: "Nice to see a bit of summer, but of course as soon as the sun appears so do the imbeciles with their cans of lager, screaming unsupervised kids, throwing a 'party' in their back garden complete with mobile disco and, in our case, as the ghetto blaster wasn't considered loud enough, they parked their cars outside the gate, opened the car doors and turned the car stereo up as well!
The Baywatch babe then got on stage in a dodgy gold bikini, high heels with a massive 80s-style hairdo, and a ghetto blaster.
Then there was my legendary ghetto blaster - that came with me everywhere too.
The society is urgently seeking an 80s ghetto blaster, mobile phone and BMX bike for the show which opens at the College Theatre, The Butts, Coventry, on May 19 for a week-long run.
"He threw her down the stairs and she crashed into the front door, before throwing a ghetto blaster at her."
Teenagers will love this updated ghetto blaster. It has a CD and cassette player as well as digital radio.