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  • n. A circular cage for a squirrel or other small animal, which rotates vertically as the animal runs at the bottom.
  • n. A tedious, repetitive, unfulfilling activity or situation, especially one in which no progress is achieved.
  • n. Any other device, such as a fan or rotor, that resembles a squirrel cage in form.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. cage with a cylindrical framework that rotates as a small animal runs inside it


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