Word:

sandbox

Noun1.sandbox - mold consisting of a box with sand shaped to mold metal
2.sandbox - plaything consisting of a pile of sand or a box filled with sand for children to play in
Synonyms: sandpile
sandbox - (UK: "sandpit")

1. A protected, limited environment where applications (e.g. Java programs downloaded from the Internet) are allowed to "play" without risking damage to the rest of the system.

2. A term for the R&D department at many software and computer companies (where hackers in commercial environments are likely to be found). The term is half-derisive, but reflects the truth that research is a form of creative play.

Compare playpen.

3. link farm.
cast, mold, mould
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