cardboard box


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caja americanacaja de solapascaja plegablecartón

cardboard box

n(scatola di) cartone m
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One of them, which had arrived too late for the funeral, lay in its cardboard box on the hall-table.
No useless coffin enclosed his breast but he reposed in a neat cardboard box.
With a firm, steady-eyed impudence, which seemed to hold back the threat of some abominable menace, he would proceed to sell over the counter some object looking obviously and scandalously not worth the money which passed in the transaction: a small cardboard box with apparently nothing inside, for instance, or one of those carefully closed yellow flimsy envelopes, or a soiled volume in paper covers with a promising title.
Sometimes at night I reflected that such hopes were altogether insensate; but I remember once getting up at two in the morning to search for a little cardboard box in the bathroom, into which, I remembered, I had not looked before.
As to the sleeping powders, I knew by this." He suddenly produced a small cardboard box, such as chemists use for powders.
The first and foremost necessity was to place the morsels of paper (in flat cardboard boxes prepared for the purpose) in their order as they were found.
Her dresses overflowed the wardrobe and her room; large, flat, cardboard boxes were to be found in every corner of the upper floors.
Piles of cardboard boxes, such as milliners and dressmakers use in Europe, cumbered the corners; and by some means he had procured for himself the sort of furniture that might have come out of a respectable parlour in the East End of London --a horsehair sofa, arm-chairs of the same.
He emitted a faint moan from behind a pile of cardboard boxes on the table, which might have contained gloves or handkerchies or neckties.
It was almost completely dark in the narrow, cramped, low-pitched room, cumbered up with an enormous wardrobe and piles of cardboard boxes and all sorts of frippery and litter.
His business was the manufacture on a large scale of cardboard boxes. He had two grown-up girls of his own.
Request for quotations : purchase a cardboard box of white color with a glossy lamination, cutting along the contour, with a window made of transparent plastic