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  1. accordion, piano accordion, squeeze boxnoun

    a portable box-shaped free-reed instrument; the reeds are made to vibrate by air from the bellows controlled by the player


  1. squeeze box

    Squeezebox is a class of musical instruments including accordions and concertinas.


  1. squeeze box

    A squeeze box is a colloquial term for a musical instrument that is played by squeezing it, typically referring to an accordion or a concertina. These instruments produce sound when the bellows are expanded or compressed, which forces air over reeds to create vibrations. The term squeeze box emphasizes the method of generating sound, which involves squeezing the two ends of the instrument together and pulling them apart.


  1. Squeeze Box

    "Squeeze Box" is a song by The Who. It peaked at number 10 on the UK charts and number 16 in the US. The song was also a number 1 hit in Australia and Canada and reached number 2 on the Irish charts. "Squeezebox" is a slang term for accordions and related instruments. The song's lyrics consist mostly of sexual innuendo. Written by Pete Townshend, the song was originally intended for a Who television special planned in 1974.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of squeeze box in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of squeeze box in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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    (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    A witless
    B brilliant
    C whirring
    D tight

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