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Cooler vs. Refrigerator

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Coolernoun

(countable) Anything which cools.

Refrigeratornoun

A household appliance used for keeping food fresh by refrigeration (short form fridge).

Coolernoun

(countable) An insulated bin or box used with ice or freezer packs to keep food or beverages cold while picnicking or camping.

Refrigeratornoun

One who has a chilling influence.

Coolernoun

A mixed drink, especially one served chilled.

‘They served wine coolers in the afternoon.’;

Refrigeratornoun

That which refrigerates or makes cold; that which keeps cool.

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Coolernoun

A prison.

Refrigeratornoun

white goods in which food can be stored at low temperatures

Coolernoun

A cold deck.

Refrigeratornoun

an appliance or compartment which is artificially kept cool and used to store food and drink. Modern refrigerators generally make use of the cooling effect produced when a volatile liquid is forced to evaporate in a sealed system in which it can be condensed back to liquid outside the refrigerator.

Coolernoun

(countable) A bouncer or doorman.

Refrigerator

A refrigerator (colloquially fridge) is a home appliance consisting of a thermally insulated compartment and a heat pump (mechanical, electronic or chemical) that transfers heat from its inside to its external environment so that its inside is cooled to a temperature below the room temperature. Refrigeration is an essential food storage technique around the world.

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Coolernoun

That which cools, or abates heat or excitement.

‘If acid things were used only as coolers, they would not be so proper in this case.’;

Coolernoun

Anything in or by which liquids or other things are cooled, as an ice chest, a vessel for ice water, etc.

Coolernoun

An alcoholic beverage containing liquor or wine plus a carbonated beverage, usually served with ice.

Coolernoun

jail; - usually used in the form the cooler.

Coolernoun

an air conditioner.

Coolernoun

a refrigerator for cooling liquids

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Coolernoun

an iced drink especially white wine and fruit juice

Coolernoun

a cell for violent prisoners

Coolernoun

a container for keeping food or bottles cool.

Coolernoun

a refrigerator.

Coolernoun

a long drink, especially a mixture of wine, fruit juice, and soda water.

Coolernoun

prison or a prison cell

‘the cooler was a dark, claustrophobic room’;

Cooler

A cooler, portable ice chest, ice box, cool box, chilly bin (in New Zealand), or esky (Australia) is an insulated box used to keep food or drink cool. Ice cubes are most commonly placed in it to help the contents inside stay cool.

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