Definition of boxout in English:

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boxout

Pronunciation: /ˈbäksˌout/

noun

A piece of text written to accompany a larger text and printed in a separate area of the page.
Example sentences
  • Since the main text has a large right-hand pad to make room for the boxouts, everything becomes stretched out.
  • As an introduction to the capabilities of the new document editor, he demonstrates how to create professional looking boxouts that provide variety and emphasis within a document.
  • I also appreciated the various boxouts containing workarounds, background information and tips not related directly to this particular program but important if you are working on a website.
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