loose box
noun Date: 1849 British box stall

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  • loose box — noun A part of a stable where horses are kept untied • • • Main Entry: ↑loose * * * ˈloose box f31 [loose box loose boxes] noun ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • loose box — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ a stable or stall in which a horse is kept without a tether …   English terms dictionary

  • loose-box — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Britain : box stall * * * loose box «LOOS BOKS», noun. British. box stall …   Useful english dictionary

  • loose box — noun A separate compartment of a building in which livestock are free to move about; especially a form of stable for horses …   Wiktionary

  • loose box — n. (British) large enclosed stall within a building for keeping a farm animal without a tether …   English contemporary dictionary

  • loose box — noun Brit. a stable or stall in which a horse is kept without a tether …   English new terms dictionary

  • loose — adj., n., & v. adj. 1 a not or no longer held by bonds or restraint. b (of an animal) not confined or tethered etc. 2 detached or detachable from its place (has come loose). 3 not held together or contained or fixed. 4 not specially fastened or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • box stall — noun : an individual enclosure within a barn or stable in which an animal may move about freely without tethering or other restraining device called also loose box * * * a room sized stall, usually square, for a horse or other large animal. Cf.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • loose — [lo͞os] adj. looser, loosest [ME lous < ON lauss, akin to Ger los, OE leas: see LESS] 1. not confined or restrained; free; unbound 2. not put up in a special package, box, binding, etc. [loose salt] 3. readily available; not put away under… …   English World dictionary

  • Loose Ends — Album par Jimi Hendrix Sortie 1973 Enregistrement 1967 1970 Durée 39:59 Genre rock Producteur John Jansen …   Wikipédia en Français

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