cold storage

noun

Definition of cold storage

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

First Known Use of cold storage

1877


COLD STORAGE Defined for English Language Learners

cold storage

noun

Definition of cold storage for English Language Learners

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


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