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He told Thea there were a few roses left in the icebox and he would get one.

I have half a cold chicken in the icebox and a bottle of beer.

Said 'he was as cool as an icebox during the whole engagement.'

You see, even this icebox seems like a friend after my experience in the States.

The teachers got icebox, stove, and piano from a second-hand store.

The heat is removed by it from the inside of an icebox for instance, and put outside, which is what is wanted.

The icebox gave me a cold Jumbo bottle and I turned on our little portable set.

He stowed me away in a corner behind the icebox and in that corner I remained for the rest of the evening.

The general kept a syphon in the icebox, and his wife's tea, which he loathed, gave him his excuse.

"Let's have the sarsaparilla," he whispered in Dot's ear, as the generous woman bustled away to the icebox.

WORD ORIGIN

also ice-box, 1839, from ice (n.) + box (n.).

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