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noun     squash pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] a large hard vegetable with very thick skin
  2. 2
    [uncountable] a game in which two players use rackets to hit a small ball against a wall. You play squash on an indoor area called a court

    a game of squash

  3. 3
    [uncountable] British a sweet drink made from fruit juice, sugar, and water
  4. 4
    [singular] British a situation in which there are too many people in a small space


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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