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box kite

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A tailless kite formed in the shape of a box with open ends and usually an open middle.

box kite

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(Other Non-sporting Hobbies) a kite with a boxlike frame open at both ends
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Noun1.box kite - a kite shaped like a box open at both endsbox kite - a kite shaped like a box open at both ends
kite - plaything consisting of a light frame covered with tissue paper; flown in wind at end of a string
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Meanwhile, Washington hosted the 21st International Kite Festival, which saw long-tailed dragon kites, stunt kites and box kites lighting up the sky.
Long-tailed dragon kites, stunt kites and box kites were flown by experts from as far away as Japan, USA, India and Ghana.
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