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flower box

noun
1.
a box used for growing decorative plants in or around the home, often attached to a window ledge.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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Examples from the web for flower box
  • Outside, a flower box surrounds sidewalk seating that is heated in winter.
  • He sized up the goat as it grazed leggy plants in a flower box.
  • It is not too difficult to make a bungalow flower box yourself out of cedar.
  • It is proposed to encase sidewalk tree with a wooden flower box and install a slate and concrete chess table.
  • The letter explained that he intends to build a flower box to reduce the appearance of fence height.
  • Artists of all ages may choose between a baseball or flower box upon registering and decorate them in colorful springtime colors.

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