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window box

noun
1.
a box for growing plants, placed at or in a window.
2.
a hollow space in a window frame for a sash weight.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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British Dictionary definitions for window-box

window box

noun
1.
a long narrow box, placed on or outside a windowsill, in which plants are grown
2.
either of a pair of vertical boxes, attached to the sides of a sash window frame, that enclose a sash cord and counterbalancing weight
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