rose box

noun

Definition of rose box

: a strainer for the end of the suction pipe of a pump

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First Known Use of rose box

1872, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rose box was in 1872

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“Rose box.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rose%20box. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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