Definition of 'concertina'
Example sentences containing 'concertina'
She pushed more forcefully, and it suddenly slid back like a concertina, separating into seven distinct panels.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
It was indeed chain link, topped by evil-looking concertina wire, and it looked at least ten feet high.C B GREENFIELD - A LITTLE MADNESS (2001)
Jack, just visible up behind the pipes and drums, was feeding the concertina 'd cardboard music book through the keyframe.TICKLED PINK (2001)
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