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glove box

also glove·box (glŭv′bŏks′)
n.
2. An enclosed workspace equipped with gloved openings that allow manipulation in the interior, designed to prevent contamination of the product, the environment, or the worker.

glove box

n
(General Physics) a closed box in which toxic or radioactive substances can be handled by an operator who places his or her hands through protective gloves sealed to the box

glove′ box`


n.
1. an enclosed compartment fitted with long gloves, used for handling contents without causing or incurring injury or contamination, as in a laboratory or hospital.
[1945–50]
Translations

glove box

n
(Tech) → Handschuhschutzkasten m
(Aut: also glove compartment) → Handschuhfach nt
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Ms Whitworth had put a small amount of his ashes inside a small mother of pearl urn, which was placed inside a velvet box in her glovebox compartment, so she could be close to him.
However, the organization said a WSDH inspection report revealed radioactive plutonium and americium was discovered on an open-air loading pad at the Perma-Fix facility, as well as on a forklift truck used to move the glovebox sections, the rigging used to lift the glovebox sections, and on one of the glovebox sections.
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Liverpool Crown Court was told yesterday that almost as soon as he was stopped, Frodsham, of Edgeley Gardens, Orrell Park, admitted there was drugs in his glovebox.
iPhone users also can download wallpapers and ringtones, watch Geico commercials and download the GloveBox and SnapQuote applications directly from the iAd to get Geico insurance quotes and manage policies on the go.
GEICO said it GloveBox application is now available for the BlackBerry mobile smartphone.
GEICO's latest mobile offering caps off an active year, in which it released GloveBox apps for the iPhone and Android operating systems, allowing policyholders to pay auto insurance bills, view ID cards, and review claims and policy information on select mobile devices.
A new upper dash is the most striking interior change and there is extra storage with a new glovebox design and net pockets on seat side bolsters.
All models now benefit from extra storage with a new glovebox and net pockets on seat side bolsters.
I was transported to the Brandon track of so many years ago when my late wife and I used to see Stu get a stuffing from the great legend Willie Harrison No 2 (even now in my glovebox I have a plastic lapel badge with a picture of his car).
Micronization glovebox features high containment when milling compounds along with providing a controlled environment.