Sandbox may refer to:

* Litter box, an indoor box for cats to relieve themselves
* Sandpit or sandbox, a wide, shallow playground construction to hold sand often made of wood or plastic
* Sandbox (railways), a container that holds sand for use in improving rail adhesion in slippery conditions
* "The Sandbox" (play), a 1960 one-act play by Edward Albee
* Sandbox (missile) or SS-N-12, a Soviet anti-ship missile
* Sandbox Therapy, a tool used by child psychologists

In computing:
* Sandbox (computer security), a virtual container in which untrusted programs can be safely run
* Sandbox (software development), an online environment in which code or content changes can be tested without affecting the original system
* Sandbox (video game editor), a game level editor for "Far Cry"
* Sandbox game, a genre or "mode" of some video games for open-ended, nonlinear play
* Sandbox Effect, in Google Internet search rankings

In music:
*"Sandbox" (album), a 1987 album by Guided by Voices
*Sandbox (band), a Canadian rock music group

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  • Sandbox — ist der englischsprachige Begriff für Sandkiste oder Sandkasten. Im Rahmen der Informationstechnik steht er für Besonderheiten der Laufzeitumgebung einer Software oder der lokalen Arbeitskopie eines in einem Versionskontrollsystem abgelegten… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Sandbox — Sandbox,   Java …   Universal-Lexikon

  • sandbox — ☆ sandbox [sand′bäks΄] n. a box or pit containing sand for children to play in …   English World dictionary

  • Sandbox — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sandbox est un mot anglais signifiant « bac à sable » en français. Sandbox, (en Europe francophone « sablière »), dispositif utilisé… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sandbox —    In the Java programming system, an area within which the Java applet may execute. The sandbox is created by the Java Virtual Machine.    The applet can do anything it likes within the sandbox, but it cannot read or alter any data outside the… …   Dictionary of networking

  • sandbox — 1. noun /ˈsændbɑks,ˈsændbɒks/ a) A childrens play area consisting of a box filled with sand. Running a program in a sandbox can prevent it from doing any damage to the system. b) An isolated area where a program can be executed with a restricted… …   Wiktionary

  • sandbox — UK [ˈsæn(d)ˌbɒks] / US [ˈsæn(d)ˌbɑks] noun [countable] Word forms sandbox : singular sandbox plural sandboxes American a sandpit …   English dictionary

  • sandbox — /ˈsændbɒks/ (say sandboks) noun 1. Also, sandpit. a container holding sand, usually located in an outdoors area, for children to play in. 2. Computers a controlled space where experimental code, downloads, etc., can be tested in safety without… …   Australian English dictionary

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