- box spring
- noun each of a set of vertical springs housed in a frame in a mattress.
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Box Spring — is a geyser in the Lower Geyser Basin of Yellowstone National Park in the United States.Box Spring is part of the Pink Cone Group. Other geysers in this groups are Bead Geyser, Dilemma Geyser, Labial Geyser, Narcissus Geyser, Pink Geyser, and… … Wikipedia
box spring — box′ spring n. fur an upholstered bedspring composed of a number of helical springs, each in a cylindrical cloth pocket • Etymology: 1890–95 … From formal English to slang
box spring — ☆ box spring n. a bedspring consisting of a boxlike, cloth enclosed frame containing rows of coil springs fastened together and to the frame … English World dictionary
Box-spring — This article is about the frame used to support a mattress. For the spring in Yellowstone Park, see Box Spring. A box spring is a type of bed base typically consisting of a sturdy wooden frame covered in cloth, and containing springs. Usually the … Wikipedia
box spring — noun a coiled bedspring in a frame that is covered with cloth • Hypernyms: ↑bedspring * * * noun : a bedspring that consists of spiral springs attached to a foundation and enclosed in a cloth covered frame * * * an upholstered bedspring composed… … Useful english dictionary
box-spring — noun Any of a set of spiral springs set into a box spring … Wiktionary
box spring — noun A box shaped frame into which is a set of spiral springs, upon which rests a bed mattress … Wiktionary
box spring — noun Date: 1865 a bedspring that consists of spiral springs attached to a foundation and enclosed in a cloth covered frame … New Collegiate Dictionary
box spring — an upholstered bedspring composed of a number of helical springs, each in a cylindrical cloth pocket. [1890 95] * * * … Universalium
box spring — set of bedsprings in a cloth covered frame (usually placed beneath a mattress for extra support) … English contemporary dictionary