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boxcar

[′bäks‚kär]
(communications)
One of a series of long signal-wave pulses which are separated by very short intervals of time.
(engineering)
A railroad car with a flat roof and vertical sides, usually with sliding doors, which carries freight that needs to be protected from weather and theft.
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Thanks to Craig, Box Car Willie has been removed from my list of tomato failures and will be back in my garden next summer.
The box car became the third building of the little hamlet; the other two were an unfinished log building started as a store, and another log cabin.
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-- Great in-game soundtrack featuring today's top artists such as The Rollins Band, Godsmack and Box Car Racer.
"I will be offering him advice, but William already knows the place well from running round it most nights when he joined Michael Chapman's stable after leaving school," said Billy, who partners the Russell Wilman-trained Box Car. His son is aboard Africa for Andy Streeter.
Consequently, SCSM is a shipping-oriented company, with a bank of truck docks, special box car loading docks, and barge loading docks on the Kanawha River, part of the Mississippi/Ohio River system.
I'd call this car cuisine for Match Box car aficionados and their sisters.
River Bann battled on gamely to beat Box Car at Windsor in May and followed that with a close fourth to Star Cast at Goodwood on June 1.
A French box car bearing the inscription Hommes 40-Chevaux 8 [40 men, 8 horses!
Kept at a distance, stands an untouched box car that deported Jews, gypsies and other victims of the Nazis to their deaths from Belgium's trains stations.
Finally we have a huge selection of heirloom tomato types like Brandywine (superior taste), Box Car Willie, German Giant, Mortgage Lifter and Pruden's Purple (great names and equally interesting stories behind their names).