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  • adj. comparative form of boxy: more boxy


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  • The new phone model looks similar to the previous iPhone lineup, but with a new "boxier" body style.


  • Cult of Mac says it has heard from a source there will be two MacBook Air models: a redesigned "boxier" 13.3-inch version, in the same vein as the design of the iPhone 4; and a smaller 11.6-inch model.


  • But cheaper and more varied Japanese rivals nudged aside the Bug just a few years later, and its boxier replacement, the Rabbit (later the Golf), never caught on as well with Americans as it did elsewhere.

    Volkswagen Aims at Fast Lane in U.S.

  • What began with sleek downtown projects from architects like Richard Meier and Jean Nouvel was followed by boxier glass residential buildings that sprouted like weeds along midtown's West Side.

    Condos Break Glass to Try Classic Style

  • Both sections of the house had a second floor, but the right portion was taller, boxier.

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  • Distant ancestral forms, the australopithecines, had shorter, boxier frames with stubbier legs.


  • Wendell Burnette, based in Phoenix, who won the 2009 Academy Award for Architecture from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, is also known for his "desert modern" houses—but his tend to be boxier and use more metal.

    Top Architects Go Local

  • The city's aging taxi fleet is scheduled to be replaced by a boxier model designed to be easier for older riders and people with disabilities to open the doors and slide in and out.

    Aging boomers strain cities built for the young

  • Customers can look forward to a boxier shaped jacket with a peplum waist complete with a not-especially-tight knee length skirt.

    Statue of Coco sets scene for Chanel show

  • The new phone also has a flatter, boxier shape, reports Gizmodo.

    New iPhone Revealed


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