Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In botany, a seed-vessel or capsule.
  • noun See Ludwigia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A capsule.
  • noun A plant (Ludwigia alternifolia) which has somewhat cubical or box-shaped capsules.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A box in which seeds are planted.
  • noun botany A capsule.
  • noun A plant (Ludwigia alternifolia) with somewhat cubical or box-shaped capsules.

Etymologies

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seed +‎ box

Examples

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  • Note almost all the tweets indicate there is a techy/geeky meaning. Which I can't quite define.

    April 10, 2015

  • I believe the seedbox in the techy/geeky sense is a computer (box) which seeds torrents for the bittorrent file sharing protocol.

    In bittorrent, seeding is maintaining a full copy of the shared file for other users to download.

    April 10, 2015