Definitions

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

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

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

Etymologies

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seed +‎ box

Examples

  • August 20, 2009 at 12:25 PM is that like a seedbox? link plox :D

    The Hulu/iView/iPlayer Overseas Viewing FAQ | Lifehacker Australia

  • Just about everyone starting out in the world of seedboxes usually begins on a shared seedbox.

    p2pnet World Headlines – June 15, 2009

  • The reality is, just about anyone can become a so-called “seedbox provider”.

    p2pnet World Headlines – June 15, 2009

  • On par with any Internet-based supplier, there are trustworthy reputable seedbox providers – and there are also unscrupulous scammers looking for a quick buck.

    p2pnet World Headlines – June 15, 2009

  • When the seedbox is filled, it should be watered with a fine spray from a hand syringe to settle the soil around the roots and to freshen wilted stems and leaves.

    Chapter 5

  • Pricking/thinning is the process of transplanting seedlings from the seedbox to another seedbox.

    Chapter 5

  • Larger seeds like Gmelina are better sown in a seedbox or seedbed containing soil, sand or sawdust for more even seed wetting.

    Chapter 9

  • Use a seedbox for very small seeds like eucalyptus and agoho,

    Chapter 14

  • Build a wooden seedbox with 10 cm deep sidings and with holes in the bottom for drainage.

    Chapter 14

  • Also, set the legs of the seedbox in cans with water to prevent the seeds or seedlings from being attacked by ants.

    Chapter 14

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  • 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

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

    April 10, 2015