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Boxer

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Noun

1. boxer, pugilist

someone who fights with his fists for sport

2. bagger, boxer, packer

a workman employed to pack things into containers

3. boxer

a member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China

4. boxer

a breed of stocky medium-sized short-haired dog with a brindled coat and square-jawed muzzle developed in Germany

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Boxer

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noun
1. 
a person who boxes, either professionally or as a hobby; pugilist
2. 
a medium-sized smooth-haired breed of dog with a short nose and a docked tail
noun
a. 
a member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China
b. 
(as modifier)
the Boxer Rebellion

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Boxer

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noun
a member of a Chinese society that led an unsuccessful uprising (the Boxer Rebellion, 1900) against foreign powers and foreigners in China, as a result of which China was forced to make economic and territorial concessions
noun
1. 
one who boxes; pugilist; prizefighter; often, one skilled in the offensive and defensive tactics of boxing, as distinguished from a slugger
2. 
any of a breed of medium-sized dog with a sturdy body and a smooth fawn or brindle coat

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Boxer

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n.
1. Sports One who fights with the fists as a sport.
2. boxers Boxer shorts.
n.
One that packs items in boxes.
n.
A medium-sized, short-haired dog of a breed developed in Germany, having a brownish coat and a short, square-jawed muzzle.
n.
A member of a secret society in China that unsuccessfully attempted in 1900 to drive foreigners from the country by violence and force Chinese Christians to renounce their religion.

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