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1. Sports One who fights with the fists as a sport.
2. boxers Boxer shorts.
One that packs items in boxes.
A medium-sized, short-haired dog of a breed developed in Germany, having a brownish coat and a short, square-jawed muzzle.
[German, from English boxer (from its pugnacious nature).]
A member of a secret society in China that unsuccessfully attempted in 1900 to drive foreigners from the country by violence and force Chinese Christians to renounce their religion.
[Approximate translation of Chinese (Mandarin) (yìhé) quán, (righteous harmonious) fists, name of a secret political organization.]
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A Chinese nationalist secret society which unsuccessfully attempted rebellion to overthrow foreign interests 1900–1.
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|Noun||1.||boxers - underpants worn by men |
underpants - an undergarment that covers the body from the waist no further than to the thighs; usually worn next to the skin
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