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rattlebox

/ (ˈrætəlˌbɒks) /
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noun
any of various tropical and subtropical leguminous plants that have inflated pods within which the seeds rattle
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How to use rattlebox in a sentence

  • Chills, in which his bones were a mere rattlebox, alternated with little rushes of prairie fire across his skin.

    In a Little Town|Rupert Hughes
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