from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Padding inside vehicles, such as automobiles or tanks, for protecting occupants in the event of an accident or sudden stop.
  • n. Slang A place affording free and usually temporary lodging: "the head shops and crash pads of the psychedelic past” ( Wall Street Journal).


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