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apple box

n
(Plants) an ornamental Australian tree, Eucalyptus bridgesiana, having heart-shaped juvenile leaves, large lanceolate adult leaves, and conical fruits. Also called: apple gum
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Shortly after the Great Depression--when money was especially scarce in small rural towns like ours--you could buy an empty apple box for a nickel in my part of Texas, in Dime Box.
Blakelys Red Gum, Eucalyptus blakelyi ; Yellow Box, Eucalyptus melliodora ; Red Box, Eucalyptus polyanthemos ; Apple Box, Eucalyptus bridgesiana ;The full list of Canberra Tree Week activities is available online.
She said: "I have to stand on an apple box when we're filming.
Egg boxes are an excellent container for smaller quantities although you may require an old apple box for larger amounts.
Brand Canyon, which has nine employees, also owns a film production company, Apple Box Pictures.
As Robyn and Robert's mom, I knew exactly what I would find when the lid from the old tattered apple box was lifted and the contents revealed.
I have a picture of me sitting on an apple box in a skimpy dress and barefoot with the saddest face ever.
Elisha explained "There was no room in the limo for both of us so I pretended to make love to an apple box which had just been lying around the set.
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They were both in an apple box and were doing really well but I found the dead bird had put its head through a slit in the side of the box and had strangled itself.