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cold storage

noun

Simple Definition of cold storage

  • : the state of being kept in a cold place for later use

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cold storage

  1. 1 :  storage (as of food) in a cold place for preservation

  2. 2 :  a condition of being held or continued without being acted on :  abeyance

Examples of cold storage in a sentence

  1. food that has been taken out of cold storage

  2. <the president's domestic programs had been in cold storage while he attended to a string of international crises>



1877

First Known Use of cold storage

1877


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