icebox

noun
ice·​box | \ ˈīs-ˌbäks How to pronounce icebox (audio) \

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Only knuckleheads—and the obstinately unenlightened—write off Buffalo, N.Y., as nothing more than a winter icebox and the birthplace of a certain sports-bar delicacy. Jennifer Fernandez, WSJ, "Escape to Buffalo: A Skeptic’s Guide to a Great Weekend Getaway," 6 Sep. 2018 There’s storage underneath each of the cushions, and the kitchen boasts wood cabinetry, an icebox, sink, and a 120-volt electrical system. Megan Barber, Curbed, "5 lightweight camper trailers you can buy right now," 13 Sep. 2018 An icebox cake with soft and crumbly cookie layers. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 An icebox cake with soft and crumbly cookie layers. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 An icebox cake with soft and crumbly cookie layers. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 An icebox cake with soft and crumbly cookie layers. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 An icebox cake with soft and crumbly cookie layers. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018 An icebox cake with soft and crumbly cookie layers. Susan Selasky, ajc, "5 recipes to cool things down on hot days," 3 July 2018

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1792, in the meaning defined above

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icebox

noun
ice·​box | \ ˈīs-ˌbäks How to pronounce icebox (audio) \

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