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squeeze

1. Chiefly Brit a condition of restricted credit imposed by a government to counteract price inflation
2. Commerce any action taken by a trader or traders on a market that forces buyers to make purchases and prices to rise
3. Bridge whist a manoeuvre that forces opponents to discard potentially winning cards

squeeze

[skwēz]
(engineering)
To inject a grout into a borehole under high pressure.
The plastic movement of a soft rock in the walls of a borehole or mine working that reduced the diameter of the opening.
(mining engineering)
The settling, without breaking, of the roof over a considerable area of working. Also known as creep; nip; pinch.
The gradual upheaval of the floor of a mine due to the weight of the overlying strata.
The sections in coal seams that have become constricted by the squeezing in of the overlying or underlying rock.
(physics)
Increasing external pressure upon the ears and sinuses in diving.
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Here are five tips from Royal London to ease the squeeze and boost your retirement savings: | think about your future finances as a key part of your day-to-day money management; | get to grips with what your retirement will look like based on your current status; | talk to and learn from friends and family, particularly those who feel more financially stable; | set clear goals for retirement based on realistic levels of savings, and | try to identify potential financial milestones and windows of opportunity where it is possible to increase pension contributions in the future.
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WE'VE teamed up with Magners to give four readers a pair of tickets each to see legendary band Squeeze at their sold-out Magners Summer Nights gig on Saturday, August 16.