- big-box «BIHG boks», nouna building that is a large, low, featureless rectangle, usually a store: »
The company is locked in a battle with other big-boxes—those huge, windowless cinderblock piles off the mall. (New York Times)–adjective.–big-box: big-box architecture.
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