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blue box



  1. (Canadian) a blue plastic container for domestic refuse that is to be collected and recycled

Example Sentences Including 'blue box'

206. Dark blue box presented to Charles of England from town of Sienna dated 10th April 1986. Contains two coins.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
Another View A new year deserves a new mantra Judith Timson The empty eggnog carton is crushed and in the blue box.
Globe and Mail (2003)
But measures that have no (or limited) trade effects are known as the green box and blue box , and these are excluded from AMS calculations.
Business Today (2001)
For example, Jakobek calls the blue box program a costly flop, more useful in PR than recycling.
Toronto Sun (2003)
Patrick flips the blue box and looks disdainfully at the flashing silver torc inside as he takes it out and says:
She finally sobered up enough to get Maddie small furry blue box which she's thrilled with.
Bénédicte Newland and Pascale Smets AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
Two of the latest cases are outside the " blue box " restricted area in the Allendale Valley.
Sun, News of the World (2001)


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