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Box

The actual physical location at a brokerage house or bank where securities or other documents are stored for safekeeping. Alternatively, a quotation machine or battery march. Also known as 'the cage.'

Box

The physical location where a brokerage keeps securities being held as collateral on loans. Boxes are used for collateral on margin accounts and other transactions. A box is also called an open box. See also: Free box.

box

The physical location in which brokerage firms and banks place securities for safekeeping. See also free box, open box.
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To ensure the cat box does not disrupt owners while they sleep, it includes an automatic sleep mode that allows users to suspend operation during specified nighttime hours.
Nestle's well-known brands include: Nestle(R) Toll House(R), Nestle(R) Nesquik(R), Nestle(R) Coffee-mate(R), Nestle(R) Good Start(R) Baby Formula, Stouffer's(R), Stouffer's(R) Lean Cuisine(R), HOT POCKETS(R) and LEAN POCKETS(R) brand sandwiches, Nescafe(R), Nescafe(R) Taster's Choice(R), Libby's(R) Juicy Juice(R), Buitoni(R), Ortega(R), PowerBar(R), Nestle Crunch(R), Nestle(R) Butterfinger(R), Wonka(R), Haagen-Dazs(R) ice cream, Nestle(R) Drumstick(R) ice cream sundae cones, Purina(R) Dog Chow(R) and Cat Chow(R), Purina(R) Friskies(R) canned and dry cat food, and Tidy Cats(R) and Tidy Cats Crystals(R) cat box filler.
A telephone system known as Chat Box became, in French, the Cat Box (since chat is the French word for cat),'' said Axtell, a former vice president for worldwide marketing at the Parker Pen Co.
develops, produces, and markets fiber-based composite products primarily for the building industry, as well as agricultural carriers, oil and grease absorbents, and cat box fillers made from papermaking byproducts.
Her irritated reactions to her dire situation have all the force of a pet owner's whiny complaints when her feline refuses to use the cat box.
At the completion of this transaction we will be able to competitively fulfill our trade partners' cat box filler requirements from coast to coast.
Claus, telling my kids to clean up their rooms, do their homework and clean out the cat box.
Ralston Purina (NYSE:RAL) is a premier producer of pet foods and a leading manufacturer of cat box filler.
Instead, Tony makes a cat box out of the hotel room and has the time of his life after spending the night outdoors with other vacationing tomcats.
Oh, and just remember the time you spend listening to the Karl Malone show might be better spent changing the cat box with those shredded boxes of Rogaine.
In addition to the Purina Right Bites(TM) brand pet treats, the company also manufactures Beggin' Strips(R) brand, T-Bonz(R) brand, Whisker Lickins brand, and is a leading manufacturer of cat box filler and dog litter.
Ralston Purina Company is a premier manufacturer of pet products and a leading manufacturer of cat box filler.