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 for squash rackets
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Squash \Squash\, n.
     1. Something soft and easily crushed; especially, an unripe
        pod of pease.
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              Not yet old enough for a man, nor young enough for a
              boy; as a squash is before 't is a peascod. --Shak.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Hence, something unripe or soft; -- used in contempt.
        "This squash, this gentleman." --Shak.
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     3. A sudden fall of a heavy, soft body; also, a shock of soft
        bodies. --Arbuthnot.
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              My fall was stopped by a terrible squash. --Swift.
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     4. A game much like rackets, played in a walled court with
        soft rubber balls and bats like tennis rackets; -- called
        also squash rackets.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  squash rackets
      n 1: a game played in an enclosed court by two or four players
           who strike the ball with long-handled rackets [syn:
           squash, squash racquets, squash rackets]

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