water cooler noun Meaning in Cambridge Business English Dictionary
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water cooler

noun [C] ( also water-cooler, watercooler)
 
 
WORKPLACE
a machine that supplies cool water for drinking, usually in an office or other public place: You can add almost a quarter of a mile to your daily walking schedule simply going from desk to water cooler.
Translations of “water cooler”
in Chinese (Traditional) 飲水冷卻器…
in Russian контейнер с охлажденной питьевой водой (в офисах)…
in Turkish soğuk su makinası, sebil…
in Chinese (Simplified) 饮水冷却器…
in Polish dystrybutor (wody)…
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