box kite

noun
  1. a tailless kite consisting of two or more light, box-shaped frames joined together, covered except at the ends and around the middle.

Origin of box kite

First recorded in 1895–1900
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box kite

noun
  1. a kite with a boxlike frame open at both ends
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