What is Boxer?

  • (noun): A breed of stocky medium-sized short-haired dog with a brindled coat and square-jawed muzzle developed in Germany.
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Boxing (pugilism, prize fighting, the sweet science or in Greek pygmachia) is a martial art and combat sport in which two people engage in a contest of strength, and test their reflexes, and endurance by throwing punches with gloved hands.

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Steamboats On The Yangtze River - Boxer Rebellion
... A Chinese song From the Boxer Rebellion in 1900 sums up the Middle Kingdom's attitude to Europeans, Americans and the Japanese ... The Boxer Rebellion was a disaster for China with more foreign involvement in the country ...
Boxer TV Ireland
... Boxer DTT Limited (which intended to trade as Boxer) was a company that had been awarded the contract to operate a mainly pay-TV digital terrestrial ... Boxer was a joint venture between Boxer TV Access AB, now owned ultimately by the Government of Sweden via Teracom (3I recently sold their stake to Teracom in ... the Broadcasting Commission of Ireland confirmed that Boxer had withdrawn its application to operate the digital terrestrial television multplexes in Ireland ...
Clinton Mc Kenzie - Background
... He is the brother of former three-weight world champion boxer Duke McKenzie and former amateur boxer and politician Winston McKenzie, father of Coventry ...
Boxer Rankings
... There are various organizations and websites, that rank boxers in both weight class and pound-for-pound manner ...
List Of People From Newport - Sport - Other Sports
... sprinter) Darren Morgan (snooker) David 'Bomber' Pearce (heavyweight boxer) Dick Richardson (heavyweight boxer) Gary Hocking (motorcycle racer) Johnny Basham (boxer) Jon Mould (racing cyclist) Len Hill (footballer ...

More definitions of "Boxer":

  • (noun): Someone who fights with his fists for sport.
    Synonyms: pugilist
  • (noun): A workman employed to pack things into containers.
    Synonyms: packer, bagger
  • (noun): A member of a nationalistic Chinese secret society that led an unsuccessful rebellion in 1900 against foreign interests in China.

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    Whoever gets up and comes to grips with Love like a boxer is a fool.
    Sophocles (497–406/5 B.C.)