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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.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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In his account specifically of the early fight-film genre, Dan Streible argues similarly that the history of prizefight films is a "parallel history that runs alongside the story of the development of mainstream commercial cinema." (13) For him, fight films constitute a history separate from the seemingly inevitable advent of bourgeois narrative film.
Thus, the prizefight metaphor may be an imperfect fit.
At about 55 yards away, those bucks treated me to a prizefight worth any exorbitant pay-per-view fee.
A prizefight manager will never admit he is waiting for a telephone call that costs less than a dollar.
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If it were a prizefight, Buckley, normally no shrinking violet, appeared not to be in the same weight class as his opponent, preferring to pretty much ignore the existence of what House Democrats have thus far wrought, particularly when it comes to taxes.
Action follows action, as in a prizefight. Wherever possible, I told of Bigger's life in close-up, slow motion, giving the feel of the grain in the passing of time.
A year later, Everett was arrested for participating in a prizefight and sentenced to a year in prison.
He turned to sports reporting for the New York Sun and the Boston Herald, did some prizefight refereeing, and served in the legislature from 1892 to 1894 before setting his sights on a higher calling and greater profits.
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