cold storage
noun Date: 1877 1. storage (as of food) in a cold place for preservation 2. a condition of being held or continued without being acted on ; abeyance

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  • cold storage — 1) N UNCOUNT If something such as food is put in cold storage, it is kept in an artificially cooled place in order to preserve it. The strawberries are picked before they are ripe and kept in cold storage to prevent them spoiling during… …   English dictionary

  • cold storage — noun (U) 1 if you keep something such as food in cold storage, you keep it in a cold place so that it will stay fresh and in good condition 2 put/go/be in cold storage to not take action on a plan or idea until later in the future: We ll have to… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Cold Storage — Pluto et la Cigogne Pluto et la Cigogne est un dessin animé de Pluto produit par Walt Disney pour RKO Radio Pictures, sorti le 9 février 1951[1]. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cold storage — /koʊld ˈstɔrɪdʒ/ (say kohld stawrij) noun 1. the storage of food, flowers, etc., in an artificially cooled place. –phrase 2. go into cold storage, World War I Colloquial to be killed during the winter of 1916. 3. put in cold storage, to put into… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • cold storage — UK / US noun [uncountable] a place that is kept very cold, where you put food to keep it fresh • put something into cold storage …   English dictionary

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