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glove compartment

n.
A small storage container in the dashboard of an automobile. Also called glove box.
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glove compartment

n
(Automotive Engineering) a small compartment in a car dashboard for the storage of miscellaneous articles
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glove′ compart`ment


n.
a compartment in the dashboard of an automobile for storing small items.
[1935–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.glove compartment - compartment on the dashboard of a car
auto, automobile, car, motorcar, machine - a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work"
compartment - a partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area
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Translations
přihrádka na rukavice
handskerum
hansikaslokero
odjeljak za rukavice
グローブボックス
수납함
handskfack
ช่องเก็บของ
ngăn để găng tay

glove compartment

n (Aut) → vano portaoggetti
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

glove compartment

دُرْجُ السَّيَّارَة přihrádka na rukavice handskerum Handschuhfach ντουλαπάκι ταμπλό guantera hansikaslokero boîte à gants odjeljak za rukavice vano portaoggetti グローブボックス 수납함 handschoenenkastje hanskerom schowek (w samochodzie) porta-luvas перчаточный ящик handskfack ช่องเก็บของ torpido gözü ngăn để găng tay 储物箱
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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"Using a mobile phone whilst driving can seriously impact a motorist's ability to drive safely, so we'd strongly advise drivers to lock their phones away in glove compartments when driving."
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"It's not enough to just hide money and valuables under seats or in glove compartments as thieves know where to look.
A further 18% also stated they often leave valuables and important documentation in glove compartments. Director of AA Insurance John Farrell said: "The risks of a smash-and-grab break in are much higher around Christmas.
Avoid putting valuables in glove compartments, because it's the first place where thieves look.
Opening the glove compartment--to search for more eyeglass frames, the officer said--the cop thought he'd found a dead rat, which is nothing unusual in Florida glove compartments. But when prodded, the mystery mammal moved!
"It's worth checking through glove compartments and drawers to see if you have any old vouchers as refunds are available on individual toll vouchers, as well as complete books."
Police have revealed that thieves now know if sat nav systems are in vehicles even if they have been hidden in glove compartments.
A key market area is interior lighting of car glove compartments. Other applications include consumer goods such as cell phones.
For new applications, Lyttron is targeting the automotive market, with one potential use being the provision of interior lighting for glove compartments. The company will also pursue applications for lifestyle accessories such as cell phones.
Christopher medal in their suitcase, clip one onto car visors, or keep them tucked away in glove compartments.
Shaw noted that automakers are finally committing to stop using mercury switches, which can often be found in the trunks and glove compartments of vehicles.