box set

noun
variants: or boxed set
Updated on: 16 May 2018

Definition of box set

: a collection of related items packaged together in a box and sold as a single unit
  • The box set includes all of the band's albums and singles.
  • a 10-DVD boxed set of the television show's first season
  • a 4-volume box set

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1895

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