Squash

(Cucurbita) This is a group of popular, annual climbing or trailing plants that belong to the Cucumber family, Cucurbitaceae.…
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squash

[n] - any of numerous annual tendril-bearing trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits 2. [n] - edible fruit of a squash plant 3. [n] - a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets 4. [v] - to compress with violence, out of natural shape ...
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squash

cordial or syrup to be diluted prior to consumption
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Squash

Squash noun [ Confer Musquash .] (Zoology) An American animal allied to the weasel. [ Obsolete] Goldsmith.
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Squash

Squash transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Squashed ; present participle & verbal noun Squashing .] [ Middle English squashen , Old French escachier , esquachier , to squash, to crush, French écacher
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squash

<zoology> An American animal allied to the weasel. ... Origin: Cf. Musquash. ... <botany> A plant and its fruit of the genus Cucurbita, or gourd kind. ... The species are much confused. The long-neck squash is called Cucurbita verrucosa, the Barbary or China squash, C. Moschata, and the great winter squash, C. Maxima, but the distinctio...
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squash

squash racquets noun a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets
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Squash

• (n.) A game much like rackets, played in a walled court with soft rubber balls and bats like tennis rackets. • (n.) A sudden fall of a heavy, soft body; also, a shock of soft bodies. • (n.) Something soft and easily crushed; especially, an unripe pod of pease. • (n.) An American animal allied to the weasel. • (v. i.) To b...
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squash

any of various fruits of plants (genus Cucurbita) of the gourd family (Cucurbitaceae), widely cultivated as vegetables and for livestock feed. The ... [4 related articles]
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squash

squash 1. To squeeze, beat, or flatten to a pulp or a flattened mass; to crush. 2. To put down or to suppress.
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squash

squash: see gourd; pumpkin.
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Squash

Squash is slang for to silence or snub someone crushingly.
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Squash

Squash (Cucurbita Melopepo) is a gourd cultivated in America as an article of food.
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squash

Racket-and-ball game usually played by two people on an enclosed court, derived from rackets. Squash became a popular sport in the 1970s and later gained competitive status. There are two forms of squash: the American form, which is played in North and some South American countries, and the English, which is played mainly in Europe and ...
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Squash

[drink] Squash (also called cordial, barley water) is a non-alcoholic concentrated syrup that is usually fruit-flavoured and usually made from fruit juice, water, and sugar or a sugar substitute. Modern squashes may also contain food colouring and additional flavouring. Some traditional squashes contain herbal extracts, most notably elderfl...
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Squash

[sport] Squash is a racquet sport played by two (singles) or four players (doubles) in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball. The players must alternate in striking the ball with their racquet and hit the ball onto the playable surfaces of the four walls of the court. The game was formerly called squash racquets, a reference ...
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Squash

A family of seed vegetables. All but two have a thick, hard, usually inedible rind, rich-tasting meat, and lots of seeds. There are also things called summer squashes, which have edible rinds, milder meats, and usually fewer seeds. An example of this type is the Zucchini ( Courgette )
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