A fuse box - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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The metal box that contains a building's fuses (safety devices that keep circuits from overloading) The electrician is taking a look at the fuse box right now.
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n. the head; the brain. I’m afraid she’s missing a little something in the fuse box.
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References in periodicals archive
SEVERAL homes were left without power on Monday after problems with a fuse box
outside a property in Cleckheaton.
A HOUSE was destroyed by fire after a fuse box
A FAMILY of six fled their holiday chalet after sparks erupted from a fuse box
as they slept.
The Michelin starred Frenchman was holding a festive cookery class when a fuse box
burst into flames, plunging the room into darkness.
FIRE crews were called to a blaze at a house, which is believed to have begun in a fuse box