jack-in-the-box


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jack-in-the-box

a toy consisting of a figure on a compressed spring in a box, which springs out when the lid is opened
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But the new grilled chicken sandwiches introduced by Hardee's, Jack-in-the-Box, and Carl's Jr.
And Jack-in-the-Box has unveiled The Ultimate Cheeseburger, with enough fat (15 3/4 teaspoons) to swipe the Coronary Bypass Special title from its previous holder, Wendy's Triple Cheeseburger.
Despite strong competition, Jack-in-the-Box has managed to break the 15 1/2-teaspoon Burger Fat Record previously held by Wendy's Triple Cheeseburger.