dealing box


Definition of dealing box

: a case that holds a deck of playing cards so that they may be dealt one by one

Examples of dealing box in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Qualcomm’s chip deals boxed out competitors An obvious question is how Qualcomm maintained its stranglehold over the supply of modem chips. Timothy B. Lee, Ars Technica, "How Qualcomm shook down the cell phone industry for almost 20 years," 30 May 2019

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First Known Use of dealing box

1897, in the meaning defined above

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“Dealing box.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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