skybox
noun Date: 1974 a roofed enclosure of private seats situated high in a sports stadium and typically featuring luxurious amenities

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • skybox — ☆ skybox [skī′bäks΄ ] n. a private section of seats, often with a furnished luxury area, and usually in the higher levels of a sports stadium or arena …   English World dictionary

  • Skybox — Une skybox est un procédé graphique permettant de donner, dans un espace tridimensionnel, l illusion que cet espace est plus étendu qu il ne l est réellement. Une skybox (littéralement « boîte à ciel ») est techniquement un décor… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • skybox — noun a) In a stadium, a seating area for VIPs. Thankfully, tools have been created to assist in the skybox creation process. b) A cube with textures on its inner faces, used to simulate the sky or similar backdrop around a three dimensional… …   Wiktionary

  • skybox — /skuy boks /, n. a private compartment, usually near the top of a stadium, for viewing a sports contest. [1980 85; SKY + BOX1] * * * …   Universalium

  • skybox — n. elevated luxurious enclosed seating area in a stadium or sports arena, VIP box in sports stadium …   English contemporary dictionary

  • skybox — noun N. Amer. a luxurious enclosed seating area high up in a sports arena …   English new terms dictionary

  • skybox — sky•box [[t]ˈskaɪˌbɒks[/t]] n. cvs a private compartment, usu. near the top of a stadium, for viewing a sports contest • Etymology: 1980–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • skybox — noun an elevated box for viewing events at a sports stadium • Hypernyms: ↑box, ↑loge, ↑stadium, ↑bowl, ↑arena, ↑sports stadium …   Useful english dictionary

  • SkyBox International — Inc. was an American trading card manufacturing company based in Durham, North Carolina. It was a subsidiary of Vector Group, and originally formed as Impel Marketing in 1989. In 1990, the company was renamed SkyBox International. For the next… …   Wikipedia

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