English version

fuse box

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Electrical
fuse boxˈfuse box noun [countable]  TEEa box that contains the fuses of the electrical system of a house or other building
Examples from the Corpus
fuse boxDeleage sued Saab after a June 1992 fire that he claimed originated in a faulty fuse box.He conceded, however, that the company tightened a nut in the fuse box on Saab models after 1992.The fire started in the fuse box of a house divided into bedsits in Hartington Road.
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