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  Words related to squash

Related / Similar Words: squash racquets, squash rackets, squash vine, crush, squelch, mash, squeeze

 

Definition:
  • a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players who strike the ball with long-handled rackets;
  • edible fruit of a squash plant; eaten as a vegetable;
  • any of numerous annual tendril-bearing trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits;
  • to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition; "crush an aluminum can"; "squeeze a lemon";

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    Hyponyms: summer squash, winter squash, pumpkin, pumpkin vine, autumn pumpkin, Cucurbita pepo, summer squash vine, Cucurbita pepo melopepo, winter squash plant, wring, stamp, steamroller, tread, telescope

     

    Part Meronyms: squash vine

     

    Member Meronyms: Cucurbita, genus Cucurbita

     

    Derivational Morphology: squeeze, wring, squeezer, mash, crush, crunch, compaction, crusher

     

     
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