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boxer,

breed of medium-sized, muscular working dogworking dog,
classification used by breeders and kennel clubs to designate dogs raised by humans to herd cattle and sheep, as draft animals, as message dispatchers in wartime, in police and rescue work, as guardians of persons and property, or as guides (see guide dog) for the
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 perfected in Germany in the 19th cent. but whose origins may be traced back in Europe to the 16th cent. It stands from 21 to 25 in. (53.3–63.5 cm) high at the shoulder and weighs from 60 to 75 lb (27.2–34 kg). It has a short, smooth, shiny coat of fawn or brindle, often with white markings on the head, chest, and feet, and a black muzzle. The ears are cropped to stand erect, and the tail is docked. A relative of numerous breeds of the bulldog type, the boxer was originally used in dogfighting and bullbaiting. Today it is trained as a police dog and as a guide dog for the blind. The boxer is also kept as a pet. See dogdog,
carnivorous, domesticated wolf (Canis lupus familiaris) of the family Canidae, to which the jackal and fox also belong. The family Canidae is sometimes referred to as the dog family, and its characteristics, e.g.
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boxer

a medium-sized smooth-haired breed of dog with a short nose and a docked tail

Boxer

(language)
A visual language by Hal Abelson and Andy diSessa of Berkeley which claims to be the successor to Logo. Boxes are used to represent scope.

Boxer

(tool)
A text editor for MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows.

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I want Pakistani boxers to win medals in Olympics and other international championships," Khan said while talking to media after a training session with local players at Amir Khan Boxing Academy in the Pakistan Sports Complex here on Friday.
It is expected by Com Hem that the acquisition of Boxer will, on an annual basis, add approximately SEK300m of additional underlying EBITDA to the Com Hem Group (adjusted to Com Hem's accounting principles and including synergies of at least SEK 50m), and an annual operating free cash flow of approximately SEK 200m.
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The US boxer was very distinguished and observers predicted a bright future for him before he died fighting against the fierce boxer, Anthony Taylor.
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Boxer showed tremendous sportsmanship toward Graves, who for religious reasons could not play the final Sunday.
Stoppage from inside the ring by the referee is accepted by the boxer, his corner staff and the public (present in the arena and the wider television audience) more readily than stoppage from outside the ring by the ringside physician.
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