boxing

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From box (punch)

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boxing

  1. Present participle of box.

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A boxing match.

boxing (uncountable)

  1. (sports) A sport where two opponents punch each other with gloved fists, the object being to score more points by the end of the match or by knockout, or technical knockout.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From box (container)

Noun[edit]

boxing (plural boxings)

  1. Material used for making boxes or casing.
  2. (construction) Casing.
  3. (programming) Automatical conversion of value types to objects by wrapping them within a heap-allocated reference type.
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boxing

  1. Present participle of box.