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(ais) noun
1. frozen water. The pond is covered with ice.
2. an ice-cream. chocolate ice-cream. Three ices, please.
3. (American) a fruit-flavoured frozen dessert usually made without milk and cream. lemon ice(s).
to cover with icing. She iced the cake.
ˈicing noun
a mixture of sugar, white of egg, water etc used to cover or decorate cakes.
ˈicy adjective
1. very cold. icy winds.
2. covered with ice. icy roads.
3. unfriendly. an icy tone of voice.
ˈicily adverb
ˈiciness noun
ice age
a time when a great part of the earth's surface was covered with ice.
ice axe
a type of axe used by mountain climbers to cut holds in ice for their hands and feet.
ˈiceberg noun
a huge mass of ice floating in the sea.
ice box
(American) a refrigerator.
ˌice-ˈcream noun
cream or a mixture of creamy substances, flavoured and frozen. chocolate ice-cream.
ˈice-cube noun
a small cube of ice used for cooling drinks etc.
ice rink
a large room or building with a floor of ice for skating.
ice-skate verb
to skate on ice.
ice-skating noun
ice tray
a metal or plastic tray for making ice-cubes in a refrigerator.
ice over/up
to become covered with ice. The pond iced over during the night; The windows have iced up.
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A FEW weeks ago, I wrote briefly about a local community group called The Ice Box that got flooded and lost a lot of their equipment.
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In Ice Box, 1960, a roughly sketched refrigerator fills the canvas, its door open to reveal a glutton's dream of perishables and domestic objects (pie, soda, a Murphy bed, ham hocks, cigarettes).
The cockpit seats can now be temporarily folded away to provide more surface area when needed, a number of cabinets have been added under countertops, a net holder has been fastened to store important documents requiring easy access, two small ice boxes have been removed in exchange for a single larger ice box, an additional forward seat has been installed, and even the headroom of the hard top has been expanded.
A spokesman from Ice Box Entertainments, which has organised the event, said they are investigating and were "really sad and upset to hear the visit went really pearshaped".
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The horses in question are the proven Hennessy stallion Cactus Ridge, the sire of Grade 1 winner Hot Cha Cha, who shifts from Vinery and stands for $5,000, and Grade 1 Florida Derby hero and Kentucky Derby runner-up Ice Box, a son of Pulpit, who stands his first season for $7,500.
"It's a cliche, I know, but the sight of Rocky Balboa training by running up those steps in Philadelphia with his little dog and punching meat in the ice box really did act as one of my inspirations to start boxing." (ANI)
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He said that all the reservations raised by the European Union have been resolved by providing fiber boats, crates, ice box and ice-plant machines to the fishermen of Karachi harbour.
We also needed ice to keep food cold in our old ice box. Though electricity arrived in the community when I was 3, we continued to use the ice box until I was 5.