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Why is the day after Christmas known as Boxing Day? The term has nothing to do with the sport. It probably originated in Victorian Britain when, on this day, the rich would box up gifts and bring them to the poor, and to their own servants (for whom Boxing Day, unlike Christmas Day, was a holiday). Also, children traditionally opened their money-boxes on this day to access the money they had received over the Christmas period.

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