noun, plural boxfuls.
as much as a box can hold: a boxful of cornflakes.

1840–50; box1 + -ful

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the quantity contained in a box; "he gave her a box of chocolates" [syn: box
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Example sentences
Iraqis eat the sweet by the boxful, particularly in the winter.
Over the years he bought them from dealers and other sources, paying a few
  dollars per boxful.
Four decks of cards and a boxful of poker chips were also found.
Early on, you'll find an obese hamster you'll need to exercise using a boxful
  of toys.
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