pizza box

pizza box

[Sun] The largish thin box housing the electronics in (especially Sun) desktop workstations, so named because of its size and shape and the dimpled pattern that looks like air holes.

Two megabyte single-platter removable disk packs used to be called pizzas, and the huge drive they were stuck into was referred to as a pizza oven. It's an index of progress that in the old days just the disk was pizza-sized, while now the entire computer is.
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A Pizza Hut employee from a branch in Stafford, Virginia, was fired after writing a crude joke on the inside of a pizza box.
Middlesbrough Council has previously been under fire for its handling of recycling after it refused to take away bins which had incorrectly been filled including with an empty pizza box.
Materials: pizza box * ruler * scissors * plastic wrap * clear tape * aluminum foil * black construction paper * chocolate bar * oven thermometer * drinking straw * oven mitts
The innovative pizza box has two sliding compartments and includes one old-favourite pizza and one new creation.
A man, carrying a pizza box and some chips, was at a bus shelter near the Anson Pub when a man approached him and an altercation took place.
Through The Pizza Box Composting Project, six bright green dumpsters with a pizza painted on them have been placed near student residence halls.
ARSON victim Tristan Woolger has relived the moment a drug-addled yob shoved a blazing pizza box into his home.
A maniac who stamped a man to death in a notorious murder dubbed "the pizza box killing" is using Facebook to chat up girls from behind bars.
com), one of Europe's leading manufacturers of plastic containers for the food industry, has introduced a new pizza box concept.
marketing files comes a world-first pizza box game from Hell Pizza.
Ashley placed fourth in the Pizza Triathlon, sixth in the Fastest Pizza Box Folding, and sixth place in the Largest Dough competitions.
The complainant dragged herself up and Dowie punched her with his left fist whilst holding the pizza box.